Tag Archives: Medical Systems (AMS)

Vaginal Mesh Punitive Damages Increases Jury Award to $11.1M

A New Jersey jury has determined that Johnson & Johnson should pay an additional $7.76 million in punitive damages for failing to warn about the risk of severe injury associated with vaginal mesh, adding to a compensatory damage award of $3.35 million returned earlier this week for a woman who experienced problems with Gynecare Prolift mesh manufactured by Johnson & Johnson’s Ethicon subsidiary. …

Ethicon Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Results in $3.35M Jury Award

A New Jersey jury has awarded $3.35 million in damages for complications caused by vaginal mesh sold by Johnson & Johnson’s Ethicon division, and the manufacturer may be forced to pay additional punitive damages for willful and wanton behavior in failing to warn about the risks associated with their Gynecare Prolift mesh. …

J&J Hip Replacement, Vaginal Mesh Problems Lead to DOJ Investigation

Johnson & Johnson indicates that it faces an investigation by the U.S. Justice Department and a number of states, who are looking into potentially illegal marketing practices involving a recalled hip replacement and several different surgical mesh products, which may have defrauded government health coverage programs. …

Jury Receives Closing Arguments in Ethicon Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit

A New Jersey jury was told on Friday that a woman who underwent 18 surgeries due to complications with vaginal mesh could have avoided untold pain and suffering if the manufacturer had adequately warned her or her doctor about the potential risks associated with the use Ethicon’s Gynecare Prolift mesh. …

Johnson & Johnson Vaginal Mesh Problems Highlighted for Jury

A New Jersey jury is being told that Johnson & Johnson’s Ethicon subsidiary knew about a high rate of vaginal mesh problems associated with its Gynecare Prolift vaginal mesh before the product was introduced to the market, but the company went ahead and sold the product anyway without providing adequate warnings for consumers or the medical community. …

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