Posted by Marilyn McGoldrick on Dec 1, 2014 12:32:05 PM A jury in West Virginia has awarded $18.5 million to four women who suffered painful complications after receiving Boston Scientific’s Obtryx vaginal mesh slings. The verdict included an award of $4 million in punitive damages, $1 million to each plaintiff to punish for Boston Scientific’s “gross… Read More

Posted by Michael Lesser on Oct 2, 2013 9:56:00 AM The Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) just announced an award of more than $14 million to a single whistleblower whose information led to an SEC enforcement action that recovered substantial investor funds. This is the largest award to date under the SEC’s enhanced whistleblowing provisions… Read More