Jury Awards $926,000 against Bard in IVC filter Case in Oregon Federal Court

Ben Martin, Esq. A jury awarded $926,000 to a plaintiff in an IVC filter case after unanimously finding that Bard had negligently designed the filter.  On Friday, a jury in Portland federal court awarded $926,000 to a plaintiff in an IVC filter case against Bard Peripheral Vascular and C.R. Bard, Inc.Justin Peterson, represented by Martin [...]

2021-05-20T19:02:08+00:00May 20th, 2021|Medical Malpractice, News|0 Comments

Vaginal Mesh Update: Massachusetts requires safer alternative design

The Vigna Law Group comments on recent discussions held in United States federal courts regarding safer design alternatives. “… Because a reasonable alternative design is a required element of design defect and Plaintiffs have not pled that an alternative design exists in their Complaint, they have not stated a plausible claim for relief, and [...]

2021-05-13T19:17:04+00:00May 13th, 2021|News, Vaginal Mesh|0 Comments

TVM Litigation Update: Transobturator slings AND Defense Experts are on the clock

Knowledgeable defense experts are downplaying or completely omitting from recordation the complaints of seriously injured women who come to them for care. “There are defense witnesses who present themselves as experts in surgical management of polypropylene mid-urethral slings and their complications. At best they underplay the severity of complications and resulting harm. At worst [...]

2021-04-13T23:33:50+00:00April 13th, 2021|News, Vaginal Mesh|0 Comments

Transvaginal mesh litigation: Coloplast Altis case filed in Florida

The Vigna Law Group comments on recent cases filed on behalf of severely injured women suffering from transvaginal mesh injuries. On March 12, 2021 Coloplast Corporation was hit with a lawsuit filed by a woman who sustained injuries caused by the Altis Single Incision Sling System transvaginal mesh (TVM) device used for the treatment [...]

2021-04-02T01:05:24+00:00April 2nd, 2021|News, Vaginal Mesh|0 Comments

Vigna Law Group: Vaginal Mesh Ethicon Multidistrict Litigation Update

The Vigna Law Group remains selective regarding the cases taking past the MDL as well as the new injury cases signed. “Ethicon Multidistrict Litigation: This main MDL case is CLOSED and STRICKEN from the docket: no member cases remain”… Honorable Judge Goodwin (Case 2:12-md-02327 Document 9204) Greg Vigna, MD, JD, national pharmaceutical injury attorney, [...]

2021-03-25T00:00:28+00:00March 25th, 2021|News, Vaginal Mesh|0 Comments

Ben C Martin Pharmaceutical Injury Attorney Weighs in on Vaginal Mesh Litigation

Vigna Law Group releases new podcast featuring Ben C Martin. My firm represents many women with pudendal neuralgia, obturator neuralgia, and ilioinguinal neuralgia caused by mid-urethral slings. The injuries we are seeing are sometimes simply devastating. Our hope is that our clients get better. Our goal is that they are fully compensated for their [...]

2021-03-17T17:38:56+00:00March 17th, 2021|News, Vaginal Mesh|0 Comments

Vigna Law Group: A Medicolegal Perspective of Phantom Limb Pain After Traumatic Amputation

Dr. Vigna weighs in on the treatment of phantom pain following a traumatic amputation. “Post-amputation pain in the missing limb following amputation, first described by a French military surgeon in the 1500’s, requires life-time treatment to allow for optimum functional outcome after an amputation. The cost of necessary treatments is substantial”…Greg Vigna, MD, JD. [...]

2021-03-17T17:33:26+00:00March 17th, 2021|Medical Malpractice, News|0 Comments
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