Category: Medical Devices

Essure Birth Control

Philadelphia Judge Denies Bayer’s Request to Toss Essure Class Action

April 3, 2019 - A Philadelphia judge has confirmed 6 personal injury claims filed by women against Bayer over problems with its Essure permanent contraceptive, in addition to 3 breach-of-warranty suits. Bayer had filed a motion for partial summary judgment...

Transvaginal Mesh

Philadelphia Jury Awards Ethicon Mesh Victim $41 Million

Johnson & Johnson’s Ethicon unit just took a $41 million hit in a lawsuit filed by a woman who claimed severe complications from the company’s pelvic mesh.

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Knee Replacement Revision Surgery Class Action Lawsuit

Our class action lawyers are reviewing potential lawsuits for people whose knee replacement implants failed within 3 years of the initial surgery due to defective bone cement or implant devices.

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Visualase Recall Class Action Lawsuit

Medtronic Inc. has recently issued several recalls for its Visualase MRI-Guided Laser Ablation System over concerns the device can malfunction during use, resulting in severe, potentially life-threatening complications to patients undergoing surgery.

Essure Birth Control

FDA Approves New Study Protocol for Essure IUD

The updated protocol stipulates that women who were implanted with the Essure IUD would now be monitored for 5 years, rather than the 3 years previously designated. The new test criteria also calls for regular blood tests, according to Reuters.


NeuroBlate Class Action Lawsuit

The NeuroBlate System, a brain surgery probe that utilizes laser therapy to remove cancerous tumors, was recalled in March 2018 after being linked to multiple reports of unintended heating and damage to the probe, which may have caused patients severe...

Vaginal Rejuvenation Class Action Lawsuit

FDA Statement on Health Risks of Vaginal Rejuvenation July 31, 2018 – FDA contacted the following 7 companies it believes are promoting the lasers for unapproved vaginal rejuvenation purposes: Inmode; Sciton; Alma Lasers; Thermigen; BTL Aesthetics, BTL Industries; and Cynosure....

Essure Birth Control

Essure Removal Class Action Lawsuit

For women implanted with the Essure contraceptive, removal of the device is a complicated procedure that often results in severe health complications and the need for additional surgery. Free Confidential Lawsuit Evaluation: If you or a loved one had problems...

Essure Birth Control

Bayer to Discontinue Sales of Essure Birth Control

Bayer Pharmaceuticals announced last week that it will no longer sell or distribute its controversial Essure contraceptive, amid growing pressure from consumer advocacy groups and thousands of reports of severe — in some cases irreversible — health complications. Free Confidential...

DePuy Synthes Elbow

DePuy Synthes Elbow Class Action Lawsuit

  What’s the problem? Johnson & Johnson, the company that owns DePuy Synthes, announced in Jan. 2017 that it was recalling its radial head elbow prosthesis after over 40 reports of loosening in the component that anchors the implant were...