Transvaginal Mesh Injury Lawsuits: Next C.R. Bard Trial Slated for Dec. 3, Rottenstein Law Group LLP Reports

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The next C.R. Bard transvaginal mesh trial is scheduled for Dec. 3 in the U.S. District Court in West Virginia, according to court documents. The Rottenstein Law Group LLP, which represents clients in transvaginal mesh injury lawsuits, reports on updates related to Bard mesh trials, in addition to offering a brief rundown of the multimillion dollar vaginal mesh verdicts to date.

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DePuy ASR Lawsuit Settlement News: Johnson & Johnson Agrees to Settle for at Least $2.5 Billion, Notes Rottenstein Law Group LLP

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Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics agreed Nov. 19 to a DePuy ASR hip settlement of at least $2.5 billion, according to news reports. The Rottenstein Law Group LLP, a metal-on-metal hip implant law firm, notes that those who underwent revision surgery will be eligible for a settlement, but settlement is not required.

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DePuy ASR Settlement Update: Rottenstein Law Group LLP Comments on $4 Billion DePuy Hip Settlement News

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Johnson & Johnson subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics will reportedly offer $4 billion in DePuy settlements to resolve thousands of DePuy ASR hip lawsuits in state and federal courts, according to a Nov. 12 Bloomberg Businessweek article.* The Rottenstein Law Group LLP notes that part of the agreement says that future patients who find their hip implants are allegedly defective will still be able to sue, meaning that the value of the settlement could increase.

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Vaginal Mesh Lawsuits News: Federal Bellwether Trials Scheduled, Rottenstein Law Group LLP Reports

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There are six federal case consolidations in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia for as many major mesh manufacturers, and bellwether trials have been scheduled for most of them, according to court documents. The Rottenstein Law Group LLP, which represents clients in vaginal mesh lawsuits, notes that the next trial scheduled, which involves C.R. Bard, is coming up on Dec. 3.

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DePuy ASR Hip Lawsuit News: New Jersey Case ‘Resolved,’ Rottenstein Law Group LLP Reports

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Bergen County District Court in New Jersey has deemed a DePuy ASR hip lawsuit “resolved” and removed the matter from its trial calendar, according to court documents. The Rottenstein Law Group LLP, which maintains a comprehensive DePuy settlements informational website, notes that if the case has settled out of court then it will join a growing list of ASR lawsuits similarly resolved.

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DePuy ASR Hip Lawsuit News: Settlement Reached in California Hip Case, Rottenstein Law Group LLP Reports

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Johnson & Johnson subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics has agreed to settle a DePuy ASR hip lawsuit before what would have been the first bellwether trial in a California state court consolidation of ASR cases. The Rottenstein Law Group LLP, which maintains the hip implant informational website http://www.hiprecallnewscenter.com/depuy-lawsuit-settlement/‎, notes that the settlement joins a growing list of current and potential ASR settlements.

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Urban Agriculture Enhances Way of Life in Major Cities

Posted by on Sep 10, 2013 in Agriculture | Comments Off

Urbanization may mean development for the many but it may also mean an increase of urban poverty and urban food insecurity. Sad to say these are common problems which is very evident in urban areas. It has been predicted that by 2020, developing countries of Africa, Asia and Latin America will be home to some 75% of all urban dwellers. And with this drastic increase of settlers, most cities have great difficulties in coping with the development and are unable to produce sufficient formal employment opportunities for the poor.

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