Laws To Ban Texting While Driving Are Sweeping Slowly Across The Nation

Washington was one of the first states to recognize that they needed a law banning texting while driving. That happened in 2007, and since that time, all but nine states have jumped on the bandwagon. The Governors Highway Association indicates 41 states, plus Washington, D.C.,…

Bellwether transvaginal mesh lawsuits begin December 2013

Just about daily, more transvaginal lawsuits are filed across the nation. The suits being filed daily are the tip of the iceberg. The massive number of complainants has prompted the judicial system to pull everything together under one umbrella; a situation referred to as mass…

First vaginal mesh lawsuit considered to be a bellwether case

The first of hundreds of defective vaginal mesh lawsuits has started in New Jersey. Plaintiffs and attorneys alike are watching it closely. First trials, particularly when they involve class action lawsuits, are always watched closely. They are the bellwethers of things to come for other…

Transvaginal mesh lawsuit trials are currently underway, with more to follow

The latest statistics relating to transvaginal mass litigation show well over 400 cases pending. There are more to follow. Trials for transvaginal mesh lawsuits started in December 2012. This whole process will likely take years to litigate, but justice is well worth waiting for in…