Johnson & Johnson and its Ethicon unit have been named in yet another transvaginal mesh lawsuit over complications allegedly caused by one of its transvaginal mesh products. In a complaint filed by Gilman Law LLP, a national law firm representing individuals with transvaginal mesh injuries, in New Jersey federal court, a Missouri woman alleges that the companies’ Gynecare Gynemesh transvaginal mesh device was defective and resulted in painful complications that forced her to undergo two additional surgeries to have the mesh removed.
Gilman Law LLP, a national law firm representing individuals with DePuy ASR hip replacements, reports that on June 11, 2012, the Honorable David A. Katz, who is overseeing In re: DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. ASR Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation (“MDL No. 2197”), currently underway in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, issued an order scheduling the next status conference in the DePuy ASR MDL for July 25, 2012.
Metal Hip Replacement Bellwether Trials In DePuy ASR Hip Lawsuit To Be Scheduled
A DePuy ASR Lawsuit status conference was previously held on June 5, 2012. Counsel updated the Judge on the discovery process, the production of documents, the status of depositions, and the coordination between the Federal DePuy ASR Hip Lawsuits and State DePuy ASR Hip Lawsuits. The DePuy ASR Hip Attorneys are actively working to schedule bellwether trials in the DePuy ASR Hip Implant Lawsuit. The first federal bellwether trial is expected to take place in Spring 2013. While the first state court trial is scheduled to take place in Nevada in December 2012. Another state court trial set for January 2013 in Maryland.
Gilman Law LLP Continues To File Metal-On-Metal Hip Replacement Lawsuits
In addition to actively filing DePuy hip replacement lawsuits in the DePuy ASR MDL, the hip lawyers at Gilman Law LLP are also filing lawsuits on behalf of individuals who have been implanted with certain metal-on-metal DePuy Pinnacle hip replacements, in In re: DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. Pinnacle Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation (“MDL No. 2244”). The firm is also investigating cases concerning Wright Medical Technology, Inc. metal hip implant Lawsuits involving the Wright Conserve hip replacements. These Wright metal hip implant lawsuits were recently consolidated in In re: Wright Medical Technology, Inc., Conserve Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation (“MDL No. 2409”).
Metal Hip Implant Lawsuit Attorney
If you or a loved one has experienced metal hip implant side effects, you may be entitled to compensation for medical expenses, pain and suffering, lost wages, and further injuries. To learn more about how to file a DePuy Hip Implant Lawsuit, please contact our medical device attorneys:
About the DePuy Hip Implant Lawyers at Gilman Law LLP
Gilman Law LLP is a nationally recognized law firm representing individuals in complex injury cases in areas such as dangerous drugs, defective medical devices, DePuy Hip Implants, and other defective or dangerous consumer products.