Endo To Pay $830M To Settle Most Vaginal Mesh Cases

Law360, Los Angeles (April 30, 2014, 9:41 PM ET) -- Endo International PLC said Wednesday that it has agreed to pay $830 million to settle "a substantial majority" of the lawsuits its American Medical Systems Inc. subsidiary faces over allegedly harmful vaginal mesh products.

Endo announced that it has reached agreements in principle with several plaintiffs' firms, including Motley Rice LLC, Blasingame Burch Garrard & Ashley PC, Levin Simes LLP and Clark Love & Hutson GP, to resolve some 20,000 claims related to AMS's vaginal mesh devices, which plaintiffs have claimed are defective and have caused...
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