Pelvic Mesh Mass Tort Cases Can Stay In Philly, Judge Says

Law360, Philadelphia (April 2, 2015, 1:54 PM EDT) -- Nearly a hundred pelvic mesh injury cases against Boston Scientific Corp. and Johnson & Johnson unit will be allowed to proceed in Pennsylvania court after a judge on Monday rejected arguments that the plaintiffs lacked sufficient ties to the state.

Judge Arnold New in the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas issued a one-page order denying bids by Boston Scientific and Johnson & Johnson in February to move the cases out of a mass tort program established to handle a recent influx of pelvic mesh injury...
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