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New Hampshire Collects $600,000 In Damages In Suit Against Bard

The attorneys general of 48 states and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit against CR Bard for $600 million, and states are beginning to recover damages in the case. The suit is based on claims that the medical manufacturer downplayed the risks of its transvaginal mesh. This misleading information cost states hundreds of thousands of dollars in Medicaid...

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Plaintiff’s Win in Bard IVC Filter MDL Upheld by 9th Circuit

The 9th U.S. District Court of Appeals affirmed the $3.6 million award to a plaintiff against Bard Medical. The MDL jury in Phoenix awarded the plaintiff $1.6 million in damages and $2 million in punitive damages finding that Bard knew the G2 device fractured, migrated, and caused perforations than other existing products and physicians should be warned. Source: Reuters

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DePuy Settles Multi-state Lawsuit

DePuy, a Johnson & Johnson owned company, agreed to settle a hip implant lawsuit for $120 million. The suit, brought by the attorneys general of 46 states, accused the company of mis-marketing its hip implant product. In addition to paying damages, the settlement also dictates that DePuy must reevaluate its marketing and advertising strategies for its hip implants. Source:...

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