SMOKING GUNS IN TALC LITIGATION

After being slammed with two multimillion dollar verdicts which are currently being appealed, Johnson & Johnson is pointing the finger at plaintiffs’ lawyers claiming that we are deliberately creating confusion about the science of talc. Why were the juries so incensed that they awarded $112 million in punitive damages? Several documents obtained through the discovery…

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The move to take a more aggressive posture in reporting potential risks with medical devices follows several high profile lawsuits involving the safety and risks of medical products. Among them a hip implant, a defibrillator that stopped working, and a mesh implant to prevent incontinence in women, which has been reported to erode. The FDA…

BAIR HUGGER LITIGATION UPDATE

I recently attended a National conference which included an update on the Bair Hugger litigation.  Following is an update on the status of the litigation: The litigation was centralized on December 11, 2015 in the District of Minnesota.  Honorable Joan H. Erickson was assigned to the MDL.  Magistrate Judge Franklin Noel is also assigned to…