Rottenstein Law Group Observes International Vaginal Mesh Class Action Lawsuit Filed in Australia Against Johnson & Johnson

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The Rottenstein Law Group, which represents clients with claims stemming for injuries allegedly caused by various medical devices including vaginal mesh, is watching with interest the progress of a class action lawsuit filed against Johnson & Johnson in Australia for injuries allegedly caused by vaginal mesh products.

Lawyers in Australia filed a class action suit in that country’s federal court on behalf of women claiming they were injured by vaginal mesh implants, the Australian ABC News website reports. They filed the suit against the products’ manufacturer, Johnson & Johnson, and “believe it could be the largest product class action in Australian legal history,” according to the web site.

The suit’s lead plaintiff is Julie Davis, a woman in her 40s who, according to, alleges Johnson & Johnson’s vaginal mesh products left her so injured that she has been forced to use a to use a mobility scooter.

The Rottenstein Law Group files individual lawsuits—not class actions—on behalf of women alleging they suffered injuries as a result of vaginal mesh implants manufactured and sold by several companies, including Johnson & Johnson. The firm pursues this course of action on behalf of its clients because, in the United States, individual lawsuits are often more likely than class actions to help victims recover monetary awards that are proportionate to their injuries.

As a law firm representing women in vaginal mesh lawsuits, the Rottenstein Law Group will closely follow the Australian litigation over alleged vaginal mesh injuries.

The Rottenstein Law Group’s Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Information Center at describes all of the issues vaginal mesh patients face and explains their options. (Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.)

The Rottenstein Law Group is a New York-based law firm that represents clients nationwide in mass tort actions. The firm's founder, Rochelle Rottenstein, has more than two decades of experience as a lawyer, and compassionately represents clients in consumer product injury, mass tort, and class action lawsuits.

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New York NY 10036
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