| Read Time: < 1 minute

As COVID-19 restrictions begin to ease, court is resuming. Hernia mesh lawsuits against Bard, Ethicon, Atrium, and Covidien are moving forward in courts across the country.

The lawsuits are focused on multiple product lines, including:

  • Bard’s PerFix, 3DMax, Marlex, Kugel, Composix, Ventralex, Ventrio, Sepramesh, and Ventralight;
  • Ethicon’s Proceed and Prolene;
  • Atrium’s C-Qur; and 
  • Covidien’s Parietex and Gore-Tex.

Although the products and claims vary, progress in these cases will be telling for future hernia mesh lawsuits.

Source: The National Law Review

Author Photo

Gayle Gerling Pettinga

Born and raised in Evansville, Gayle is a respected, experienced lawyer and a valued community leader. She graduated near the top of her class at Indiana University’s prestigious Maurer School of Law. She’s practiced law with one of the largest firms in Indianapolis as well as one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. And that means she knows how big law firms and big companies think and how they operate – and she will put that knowledge to work for you.

Gayle has received numerous awards and honors including Martindale-Hubbell — Peer Review Rated: AV®, American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys 10 Best Attorneys in Indiana for Exceptional and Outstanding Client Service, and YWCA Evansville 100 Years, 100 Women Honoree, 2011.

Rate this Post

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars