U.S. District Judge Joseph R. Goodwin in Charleston, West Virginia has set a February 5, 2013 trial date for the first of approximately 600 cases against Bard arising out of injuries as a result of the Avaulta device. The Bard cases have been consolidated with cases filed across the U.S. against Bard, Johnson & Johnson and other makers of vaginal mesh implants.
Author: Sarah Showardhttp://showardlaw.com
Sarah Showard graduated from the University of Maryland in 1985, Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in English-Linguistics and a Certification in Women's Studies. She then graduated from New York University School of Law in 1988. Sarah began practice initially as an insurance defense attorney, and has been representing plaintiffs since 1990.