Mentor Corp, a unit of Johnson & Johnson, has settled a transvaginal mesh case less than three weeks before the bellwether trial was scheduled to begin.
Mentor filed settlement documents in Georgia federal court last week, settling a case involving the company’s ObTape vaginal sling. According to the documents, the company was accused of making defective pelvic mesh implants that cause painful infections and other complication, Law360 reports. The trial would have started on November 30. More Mentor Corp. Settles Transvaginal Mesh Case Just Ahead of Bellwether Trial