Tag: trial

Boston Scientific Loses First Federal Trial Over Mesh Boston Scientific Corp. (BSX) must pay $26.7 million to a group of four women who blamed the company‚Äôs vaginal inserts for injuring them, a jury concluded in the first federal trial of claims over the devices. Jurors in federal court in Miami deliberated about four hours yesterday […]

Workplace Deaths Decline, But Texas Still Fares Worst by Jay Root Sept. 11, 2011 Enlarge How disdain for government regulation sparked a ‚ÄúTexas miracle‚Äù economy ‚Äî while¬†tearing down protections¬†for the workers who built it. Texas saw a decline in the number of people killed on the job in 2013, but the state still leads the […]

From Bloomberg News: C.R. Bard Inc. and four other makers of vaginal-mesh implants accused of injuring women are in talks to settle thousands of lawsuits, people familiar with the discussions said. Lawyers for Bard,¬†Endo Health Solutions Inc. (ENDP),¬†Boston Scientific Corp. (BSX)¬†and two other companies making vaginal inserts to support women‚Äôs pelvic muscles and treat incontinence […]

Bard settles second bellwether mesh case after plaintiff verdict in first trial By Courtney L. Davenport Following a plaintiff verdict in the first transvaginal mesh bellwether trial in a federal MDL against C.R. Bard, Inc., the device maker settled the second bellwether case shortly after jury selection. About 4,400 suits are pending in that MDL, […]

We obtained a settlement for a man and his 14 year old son who were hit by a drunk driver. The drunk driver‚Äôs insurance¬†company paid the maximum policy limits that were available to settle the case. The drunk driver¬†attempted to flee the scene of the wreck but our client, and a good Samaritan who witnessed […]

Merck Knew of Fosamax Bone Risk in ‚Äô90, Lawyer Tells Jury By Erik Larson – Apr 9, 2013 1:18 PM CT Merck & Co. (MRK) was aware its Fosamax osteoporosis treatment might cause brittle bones and increase fracture risks years before the drug was made available to the public, a lawyer told a jury at […]

The Basics Every Parent Should Know. (Some text forwarded from a State sponsored website.) Juvenile cases may include charges that a child is delinquent, dependent, or in need of supervision. A delinquent child is a one who has committed an offense which, if that child were an adult, would be considered a crime. A dependent […]

Dealing with the Federal Government. By Tab Lawhorn, Member of Derryberry Zips Wade Lawhorn, PLLC A rule of thumb with federal drug crimes is that if you have been contacted by the FBI then you have been the target of an investigation for at least a year.„ÄÄDrug crimes can be violations of both state and […]

https://dzwlaw.com/mesh/ Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) is set to face its first trial over its vaginal mesh implant in a case brought by a South Dakota woman who blames the product for constant pain and 18 subsequent operations. The lawsuit by Linda Gross, 47, is the first of 1,800 in state court in New Jersey to […]

Top 10 things to do if you are injured in an accident, including a car accident or 18 wheeler accident. By Craig Zips, Member of Derryberry Zips Wade Lawhorn, PLLC Immediately call the police or 911 to report the accident, do not leave the scene of the accident and attempt to ensure the other party […]