Navigation Links
Baron and Budd is Encouraged by the First Federal Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict

LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) September 11, 2013

Baron and Budd is encouraged by the jury decision in the first transvaginal mesh lawsuit that awarded $2 million to a woman, Donna Cisson, who claimed that the manufacturer, C.R. Bard Inc., did not sufficiently warn her about defects in the product that in turn caused her bleeding and significant pain. Donna Cisson's case is the first bellwether trial of around 20,000 lawsuits consolidated into a Multi-District Litigation in Charleston, West Virginia. (In re: C.R. Bard, Inc., Pelvic Repair System Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2187)

Donna Cisson claims that she had to undergo two revision surgeries to remove the transvaginal mesh device. Finding that Bard did not adequately warn patients about the design defect in its product, the jury awarded $250 million in compensatory damages and $1.75 million in punitive damages.

C.R. Bard Inc.'s transvaginal mesh device, part of its line of Avualta products, was used to treat pelvic organ prolapse, a condition that may involve urinary incontinence or pain. Inserted surgically, the transvaginal mesh device is alleged to have defects including a high risk for infection, erosion and pain. If patients need to remove the device to remedy the pain, they may find that surgeons have a difficult time fully removing the device. Often, multiple costly and painful revision surgeries are needed. (

"Although we were not involved with Donna Cisson's transvaginal mesh lawsuit, we are encouraged by the jury's decision,” said Russell Budd of Baron and Budd. "Our goal is to help these woman find some justice. Unfortunately, doctors and patients were not aware of the defects involved with the transvaginal mesh device or the complications surgeons would have removing the device later."

Please call the transvaginal mesh lawyers at Baron and Budd at 1.866.844.4556 or email info(at)baronbudd(dot)com if you or someone you know has had suffered from a health problem after receiving transvaginal mesh implantation surgery. To learn more about the transvaginal mesh lawsuit, visit our website here:

Baron and Budd is very involved in pharmaceutical litigation. The firm is currently handling lawsuits for those allegedly injured by GranuFlo, Actos, Lipitor and transvaginal mesh.

Read the full story at

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. The National Plaintiff’s Law Firm of Baron and Budd Handling Granuflo Recall Lawsuits
2. National Law Firm Baron and Budd Responds to Disproportionate Harm Brought to Women Using Lipitor, According to Study
3. Baron and Budd Supports the Newest Drug Being Tested for Mesothelioma Treatment
4. Baron and Budd Has Begun Investigating Claims for Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits
5. National Law Firm Baron and Budd Helping Women with Alleged Injuries from Lipitor Use Understand the Lipitor Lawsuit
6. Tanimura & Antle Artisan® Lettuce Featured on Nationally-Syndicated Appetite for Health for National Salad Month, Consumers Encouraged to “Eat More Salad” for their Heart
7. Workplace Weight Loss Incentives Encouraged by Bystrictin
8. Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Update: Rottenstein Law Group LLP Encouraged by $55 Million Endo Health Settlement
9. Pay for performance encouraged physicians to follow blood pressure guidelines
10. First targeted nanomedicine to enter human clinical studies
11. First contact: Early intervention key in diagnosis and treatment of serious mental illness
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... TyloHelo Inc , North ... , Sauna accessories help improve the bather experience in the sauna, and the ... for the purist looking for simplicity in design to accessories that encourage a ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... Rouge, LA (PRWEB) , ... November 25, 2015 , ... ... in the United States District Court of Connecticut on behalf of a home health ... behalf of all current or former home health care workers employed by Humana, Inc., ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... FL (PRWEB) , ... November 25, 2015 , ... ... center, is encouraging people across the country to celebrate their sobriety and show ... people to post “before and after” photos this Thanksgiving with the hashtag #FacesOfGratitude ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... Wimbledon Health Partners, the ... Wimbledon Athletics Facebook page to educate the public, parents and school ... About 2,000 people under the age of 25 die from sudden cardiac arrest ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... 2015 , ... Smiles by Stevens is pleased to announce the ... While many patients are aware of the benefits of Botox® in the treatment of ... suffering with discomfort, soreness, and pain as a result of Jaw Tension, TMJ (temporo-mandibular ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/25/2015)... -- Linden Care, LLC, a retail specialty pharmacy focused on ... from chronic pain, said today that it is disappointed ... enjoining Express Scripts from unilaterally terminating the Pharmacy Provider ... --> The company said that it ... --> --> In the ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... Nov. 25, 2015 On Tuesday, November ... bellwether trial against Wright Medical Technology, Inc. for ... Conserve metal-on-metal hip implant device, awarded $11 million ... two week trial and three days of deliberations, ... device was defectively designed and unreasonably dangerous, and ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... -- Henry Schein, Inc., the world,s largest provider of health ... animal health practitioners, will unveil at the Greater New ... Pavilion , which brings together for the first time ... help any practice or laboratory enter the digital age. ... of experts appearing at the Pavilion. --> ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: