The latest Boston Scientific mesh MDL news involves a docket control order outlining the pretrial and trial schedule for the first two bellwether cases. A docket control order shares important dates and deadlines with the plaintiffs and defendants. The Boston Scientific MDL order includes deadlines for specific types of discovery, reports, and depositions.
According to the order, the first bellwether case is scheduled to go to trial on March 10, 2014, with the second transvaginal mesh lawsuit scheduled to go to trial on July 14, 2014.
The Boston Scientific MDL is In re: Boston Scientific Corp. Pelvic Repair System Products Liability Litigation MDL no. 2326, and is being heard in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia by Judge Joseph R. Goodwin.
There are currently over 6,500 cases consolidated into the Boston Scientific mesh MDL.
Carey Danis & Lowe views the docket control order as a major step in bringing justice to so many individuals who may have been harmed by Boston Scientific’s medical devices.
Carey Danis & Lowe is a national law firm providing legal counsel to those who have suffered due to defective medical devices. Our attorneys are currently working with women who claim injury from and dispute the safety of transvaginal mesh implants.
Transvaginal mesh lawsuits are being filed with allegations of mesh erosion, mesh contraction, infection, bleeding, dyspareunia, and severe pelvic area pain.
To join these women in holding medical device manufacturers like Boston Scientific accountable, share your story with Carey Danis & Lowe today by calling 800.721.2519, or complete a confidential claim form.References: Defective Medical Device litigation, Transvaginal Mesh