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Joseph H. Saunders

Essure Birth Control Implant Restricted by FDA

In April the Food and Drug Administration announced new restrictions that would compel Bayer to restrict sales of its Essure birth control implant to medical practices, and those practices would be required to fully inform women about the device’s risks. […]

Eric T. Chaffin

Ethicon Hernia Mesh Lawsuits May Be Consolidated in New Jersey MCL

In May 2016, Ethicon released an urgent field safety notice alerting hospitals, surgeons, and medical center personnel worldwide to stop using their “Physiomesh” mesh products because recurrence and revision rates after laparoscopic repair were “higher than the average rates of […]

Roopal Luhana

Bard About to Face Second IVC Filter Bellwether Trial

C.R. Bard is soon to face its second bellwether trial in the consolidated litigation in the District of Arizona. This, after the first one ended in favor of the plaintiff, with a verdict of $3.6 million. These two cases are […]

Maglio Christopher & Toale

Florida Biomet Magnum Hip Lawsuit: Metal Poisoning, Safety Loopholes and Secret Marketing Campaigns

(Ft. Lauderdale, FL – May 3, 2018)  Maglio Christopher & Toale, P.A. files yet another lawsuit against Biomet Orthopedics on behalf of 3 Florida patients who all had to undergo traumatic hip revision surgery because of their defective Biomet Magnum […]

Maglio Christopher & Toale

Biomet Magnum Hip Lawsuit: Metal Poisoning, Safety Loopholes and Secret Marketing Campaigns

(Ft. Lauderdale, FL – May 3, 2018)  Maglio Christopher & Toale, P.A. files yet another lawsuit against Biomet Orthopedics on behalf of 3 Florida patients who all had to undergo traumatic hip revision surgery because of their defective Biomet Magnum hip implants. Patients […]

Roopal Luhana

Minnesota Man Blames Smith & Nephew for Hip-Implant Failure

On March 28, 2018, a Minnesota man filed a new Smith & Nephew Birmingham hip replacement lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland. He claims that after he was implanted with the hip replacement, he experienced […]

Eric T. Chaffin

Mississippi Man Blames Medtronic MiniMed for His Wife’s Death

On February 9, 2018, a Mississippi man filed a new Medtronic MiniMed lawsuit as a representative of his deceased wife. He claims that his wife’s Medtronic MiniMed insulin pump caused serious injuries that led to her death. He seeks in […]

Maglio Christopher & Toale

Heavy Metal Poisoning from a Biomet Metal on Metal Hip Replacement Destroys Patient’s Pelvis

A team of attorneys led by Maglio Christopher & Toale, P.A. has filed a lawsuit in San Francisco, CA against Biomet Orthopedics on behalf of a patient who suffered horrific injuries from a Biomet M2a metal on metal hip implant. […]

James Humann

IVC FILTER UPDATE: Arizona Jury Orders C.R. Bard to Pay $3.6 Million in First Bellwether Trial

On March 30, 2018, a federal jury in Arizona ordered C.R. Bard, Inc. to pay $3.6 million to a Georgia woman who suffered serious complications after the company’s G2 inferior vena cava (IVC) filter fractured inside her body.

Shezad Malik MD JD

Bard hit for $4M in first IVC Filter Injury Trial

Bard hit for $4M in first IVC Filter Injury Trial. Last week an Arizona federal jury awarded Sherr-Una Booker $2 million in compensatory damages and $2 million in punitive damages in the first bellwether C.R. Bard IVC filter lawsuit to […]