MDL Judge Denies JMOL, New Trial In $25.8M Pelvic Mesh Verdict

Mealey's (April 1, 2016, 3:27 PM EDT) -- MIAMI — A West Virginia federal judge overseeing the Boston Scientific Corp. pelvic mesh multidistrict litigation on March 17 denied defense motions for judgment as a matter of law (JMOL) or a new trial following a $25.88 million verdict in a four-plaintiff bellwether trial conducted in Florida (Amal Eghnayem, et al. v. Boston Scientific Corporation, No. 14-24061, S.D. Fla.).

(Opinion and order available. Document #28-160407-006Z.)

Amal Eghnayem, Mania Nunez, Margarita Dotres and Juana Bentacort were each implanted with a Pinnacle Pelvic Floor Repair Kit to treat...
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