Another Mesh Victory Against Johnson & Johnson
April 3, 2014
The trial of Linda Batiste v. Ethicon concluded just before 6pm central time with the jury returning a verdict that the TVT-O mesh implanted in Batiste was defectively designed.
That was the central count to this product liability trial. The jury awarded her $1.2 million. More Here
This victory comes despite:
Johnson & Johnson improperly destroyed files about some vaginal-mesh implants and may have to let juries weighing lawsuits over the devices hear evidence about the destruction, a court official said.” More Here
And let’s not forget the executives:
And why these 3 name should sound familiar:
Johnson & Johnson/Janssen Pharmaceutical’s
Yellow Brick Road of
Over 1,207 Children suffered serious problems
Including 31 children who died, 11 of which for off-label promotion
A Time Line to a $2.2Billion Fine
That’s Alex Gorsky from Risperdal fame and CEO of Johnson & Johnson
Any guess who’s next?
That’s right, it’s Gary Pruden of Risperdal fame and CEO of Ethicon
Are we seeing a pattern that’s replicated and rewarded?
And Bridget Ross CEO of Gynecare Prolift