Jury's $2M Verdict In Bard Mesh Bellwether Stands
By Caroline Simson
Law360, New York (January 21, 2015, 2:56 PM ET) -- A West Virginia federal judge on Tuesday left intact a $2 million jury verdict against C.R. Bard Inc. in a bellwether trial over alleged defects in its vaginal mesh implants, saying the company hadn’t proven a miscarriage of justice and denying it a new trial.
But U.S. District Judge Joseph R. Goodwin also refused to find unconstitutional a provision in Georgia’s Tort Reform Act of 1987 that requires prevailing product liability plaintiffs to pay 75 percent of their punitive damages to the state. The Cissons’ complaint...
IF YOU ARE AN INJURED PATIENT, THERE ARE PARASITES EVERYWHERE TO USE YOU AND ABUSE YOU...the FDA, the U.S. Government's DOJ, doctors, hospitals, corporations, inside the beltway in Washington, D.C. "patient advocacy organizations" who use you as their "dog and pony show" before Congress...and the latest....THE STATE OF GEORGIA! The entire system is highly abusive and disgusting!