184 Million Kugel Mesh Settlement

$184 Million Kugel Mesh Settlement

Kugel Mesh | 2012

Potts Law participated with other firms in securing a Kugel Mesh settlement from C.R. Bard, Inc., the parent company of Davol, Inc., that resolved nearly 2,600 claims against the company related to the Composix Kugel Hernia patch totaling approximately $184,000,000.

Derek Potts had helped lead the Federal multi-district litigation based in the United States District Court of Rhode Island by being a Court appointed member of the Plaintiff’s Steering Committee and co-counsel in the first bellwether trial involving a patch that buckled in a Missouri man represented by Potts Law.

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