Risks of “Extrapelvic Pain” from bladder sling arms still not warned by TVM Manufacturers

Sling manufacturers have failed to add additional warnings to their instructions for use and to date have not provided a ‘Dear Doctor Letter’ to physicians. “Women continue to be vulnerable to the risk of serious complications associated with Mid-urethral slings”…Una Lee, MD, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery Greg Vigna, MD, JD, practicing physician, [...]

2021-07-21T03:33:28+00:00July 21st, 2021|News, Vaginal Mesh|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
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