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Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: FDA Rejects Petition Seeking Ban and Global Recall of All Transvaginal Mesh Products, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports
Date:7/25/2014

k="http://www.fda.gov/newsevents/newsroom/pressannouncements/ucm395192.htm" >FDA did launch a review of transvaginal mesh products in October 2008, and alerted the public to the serious risks associated with these devices at that time. In July 2011, the agency issued a second alert after it received thousands of additional reports of injuries associated with transvaginal mesh. This past April, the FDA proposed reclassifying vaginal mesh used to treat pelvic organ prolapse as high-risk medical devices, which would subject the devices to greater regulatory scrutiny.

According to court documents, more than 60,000 transvaginal mesh lawsuits have since been filed in courts throughout the U.S. by women who allegedly suffered pain, mesh erosion, organ damage and other serious vaginal mesh complications following surgery to treat pelvic organ prolapse or stress urinary incontinence. Bernstein Liebhard LLP partner, Jeffrey S. Grand, is serving on the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committees for a number of mesh proceedings underway in U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia, including those involving American Medical Systems, Inc. (MDL No. 2325), Boston Scientific Corp. (MDL No. 2326), C.R. Bard, Inc. (MDL No. 2187) and Ethicon, Inc. (MDL No. 2327).

Mr. Grand has also been appointed Co-Liaison Counsel in two multicounty litigations underway in New Jersey Superior Court for transvaginal mesh lawsuits involving products marketed by C.R. Bard and Ethicon. He was also a member of the Plaintiff’s trial team on the first Ethicon trial in that proceeding, which ended in March 2013 with a jury awarding $11 million in compensatory and punitive damages to a woman who was harmed by the Ethicon Gynecare Prolift device. (In re: Pelvic Mesh/Gynecare Litigation, No. 6341-10; In re: Pelvic Mesh Litigation/Bard, No. L-6339-10)

Alleged victims of serious vaginal mesh complications may be able to pursue their own legal claim against the manufacturer of their
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