Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Update: Trials in Lawsuits Against Three Major Manufacturers to Begin December 2013, Rottenstein Law Group Reports
New York, NY (PRWEB) December 18, 2012 – Trials of transvaginal mesh lawsuits against three major mesh manufacturers will begin Dec. 3, 2013, in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia, according to a report detailing the decisions made at a Dec. 6 status conference.
The report shows that the West Virginia federal court scheduled as the first trial one of the cases consolidated in In re: American Medical Systems, Inc., Pelvic Repair System Products Liability Litigation (MDL No. 2325). This will be followed by trials of cases in In re: Ethicon, Inc., Pelvic Repair Systems Products Liability Litigation (MDL No. 2327) and In re: Boston Scientific Corp., Pelvic Repair Systems Products Liability Litigation (MDL No. 2326).
Trial of a case consolidated in In re: C.R. Bard, Inc., Pelvic Repair Systems Products Liability Litigation (MDL No. 2187), will begin February 2013, according to the status conference report. U.S. District Judge Joseph R. Goodwin is overseeing all six federal transvaginal mesh multidistrict litigation matters.