Bard Settles 75 More Suits In Pelvic Mesh MDL

Law360, New York (June 19, 2017, 5:39 PM EDT) -- A West Virginia federal judge agreed Monday to toss dozens of suits against medical technologies manufacturer C.R. Bard Inc. in multidistrict litigation over injuries allegedly caused by pelvic mesh implants, saying all the claims have been “compromised and settled” for an undisclosed amount.

U.S. District Judge Joseph R. Goodwin dismissed with prejudice 75 suits, the latest round of dismissals after thousands of cases claiming Bard sold defective mesh products were consolidated in West Virginia.

Bard is just one of several companies that have been sued for...
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