Plaintiff Awarded $1.5 Million In Second Bellwether Trial In Kugel Hernia Patch MDL

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - (Mealey's) The second Kugel surgical patch bellwether trial went to the plaintiff Aug. 23 when a Rhode Island federal court jury awarded $1.5 million to a man who claims that the device caused him internal injuries ( In Re: Kugel Mesh Hernia Patch Litigation , MDL Docket No. 1842...

N.Y. Jury Awards $66 Million To Injured Physical Therapist

BUFFALO, N.Y. - (AP) A jury has awarded $66 million to a western New York woman who was left paralyzed when a weight machine at the physical therapy office where she worked fell on top of her. The Buffalo News reports that a jury in Buffalo reached the verdict Tuesday after. . . . Full version available...