American Medical Systems Holdings Inc

Type: Company
Name: American Medical Systems Holdings Inc
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 2 reports

Defendant Dismissed from Pennsylvania Vaginal Mesh Lawsuits, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports

Secant Medical LLC, a manufacturer of polypropylene mesh used in pelvic mesh implants, has been dismissed from hundreds of vaginal mesh lawsuits (http://www.transvaginalmeshlawsuithelp.com/)pending in a mass tort litigation underway in Pennsylvania’s ... [Published Bio-Medicine - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: Federal Judge Refuses Boston...

The Firm is representing numerous women in transvaginal mesh lawsuits filed against Boston Scientific Corp. and other medical device manufacturers. The federal judge overseeing a consolidated litigation for transvaginal mesh lawsuits (http://www.injurybeacon.com/transvaginal-mesh/) ... [Published PRWeb - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Study: Safety, efficacy similar between PVP, TURP

Stockholm, Sweden — Photoselective vaporization of the prostate (PVP) is non-inferior to transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) in men with benign prostatic obstruction (BPO), researchers reported at the European Association of Urology annual ... [Published Urology Times - Aug 28 2014]
Entities: Laser, Urology, Prostate
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 2 reports

Report: Endo Health puts AMS up for sale

by The Wall Street Journal reports that Endo Health is looking to divest its troubled American Medical Systems subsidiary just 3 years after buying it.Endo Health Solutions  (NSDQ: ENDP ) may be looking to ditch its American Medical Systems subsidiary, ... [Published MassDevice - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Minnetonka med-tech maker American Medical Systems is for sale, may fetch $2B: WSJ

Endo International is trying to sell American Medical Systems, the Minnetonka-based medical-device maker it bought for $2.9 billion three years ago.Private equity firms are among the prospective buyers courting AMS, which might sell for as much as $2 ... [Published Twin Cities Business Journal - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 2 reports

San Diego Product Liability Firm Provides Commentary on the Latest Developments in Transvaginal Mesh Litigation

According to a , Endo International, one of several manufacturing companies that makes transvaginal mesh products, agreed to settle thousands of transvaginal claims for $830 million (in re: American Medical Systems, Inc., Pelvic Repair Systems Products ... [Published Bio-Medicine - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

LawyersandSettlements.com

Austin, TX: Nationwide, thousands of transvaginal mesh (TVM) lawsuits are being settled, thousands more are pending in federal courts and countless TVM complaints are still being filed against the mesh manufacturers. According to court docket records, ... [Published Lawyers & Settlements - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Great Experience 2014 - The Conference

- 20:30 The Firm is representing hundreds of women who allegedly suffered serious vaginal mesh complications due to products manufactured by American Medical Systems, Inc., Boston Scientific Corp., C.R. Bard, Inc. and Ethicon, Inc. (PRWeb July 25, 2014) ... [Published Presskontakt.se - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jun 28 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 1 reports

As Vaginal Mesh Lawsuits Mount Against American Medical Systems Inc.,...

The Firm is representing hundreds of women who allegedly suffered serious transvaginal mesh complications due to products marketed by American Medical Systems and others. As American Medical Systems, Inc. continues to face a growing number of vaginal ... [Published PRWeb - Jun 28 2014]
First reported Jun 09 2014 - Updated Jun 10 2014 - 1 reports

American Medical Systems Enrolls First Patient in Embrace, a 522 Post Market Surveillance Study for the Elevate™ Anterior and Apical Prolapse System

MINNEAPOLIS, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Medical Systems Inc. (AMS), an Endo International plc (Nasdaq: ENDP) (TSX: ENL) subsidiary and leading provider of  medical technologies for pelvic health, today announced that the first patient has been ... [Published PR Newswire: Health - Jun 09 2014]
First reported May 29 2014 - Updated May 29 2014 - 1 reports

American Medical Systems Uses Qstream(R) Mobile Platform to Boost Sales Rep Knowledge -- and Make It Last

Qstream's Powerfully Simple, Game-Based Approach Helps Leading Medical Device Company Overcome the "Forgetting Curve" and Achieve Unprecedented Engagement ... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - May 29 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 24 2014 - 2 reports

Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Move Forward Against American Medical Systems, as Federal Court Issues New Pretrial Order, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports

The Firm is representing hundreds of women who suffered serious vaginal mesh complications, allegedly due to pelvic mesh products manufactured by American Medical Systems and other medical device companies. The federal litigation established in U.S. District ... [Published PRWeb - Apr 24 2014]

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"Very clear demonstration of how useful a resource management system is when used effectively. Great real world example of putting people, process and terminology together."
"Even though the FDA recognized possible problems with transvaginal mesh products, they continue to be used," said Helbock. "We are keeping a close watch on the litigation and are happy with the Endo settlement."
"Our Firm is representing hundreds of women who allegedly suffered serious vaginal mesh complications due to products manufactured by Ethicon and other companies. We are pleased to see this proceeding moving forward" says Bernstein Liebhard LLP, a nationwide law firm representing victims of defective drugs and medical devices...
"While we were disappointed with the verdict, it was a privilege to represent Mrs. Albright and to give a voice to her story" said her lawyer, Fidelma Fitzpatrick of Motley Rice

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Defendant Dismissed from Pennsylvania Vaginal M... [Published Bio-Medicine - Aug 31 2014]
Defendant Dismissed from Pennsylvania Vaginal M... [Published PRWeb - Aug 31 2014]
Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: Federal Judge R... [Published PRWeb - Aug 30 2014]
Study: Safety, efficacy similar between PVP, TURP [Published Urology Times - Aug 28 2014]
Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: Testimony Begin... [Published PRWeb - Aug 28 2014]
Report: Endo Health puts AMS up for sale [Published MassDevice - Aug 25 2014]
Minnetonka med-tech maker American Medical Syst... [Published Twin Cities Business Journal - Aug 25 2014]
Endo reported to be selling its AMS med-dev unit [Published FierceMedicalDevices - Aug 25 2014]
Covidien and C.R. Bard Could Be Moving Toward M... [Published JD Supra - Aug 20 2014]
2014 Resource Planning Summit Offers Up to 27 P... [Published PRWeb - Aug 20 2014]
Ethicon Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: New Ord... [Published PRWeb - Aug 10 2014]
Ethicon Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Mount in New... [Published PRWeb - Aug 03 2014]
San Diego Product Liability Firm Provides Comme... [Published Bio-Medicine - Aug 01 2014]
San Diego Product Liability Firm Provides Comme... [Published Digital Journal - Aug 01 2014]
Ethicon Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Move Forward... [Published Digital Journal - Jul 31 2014]
Saco Meals Program grateful for support [Published Journal Tribune - Jul 30 2014]
LawyersandSettlements.com [Published Lawyers & Settlements - Jul 30 2014]
Boston Scientific wins first trial over transva... [Published Yahoo! Canada - Jul 30 2014]
Great Experience 2014 - The Conference [Published Presskontakt.se - Jul 25 2014]
Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: FDA Rejects Pet... [Published PRWeb - Jul 25 2014]
Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: Federal Plainti... [Published PRWeb - Jul 14 2014]
The Oliver Law Group P.C. Reports Over 60,000 P... [Published PRWeb - Jul 13 2014]
Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: Bernstein Liebh... [Published PRWeb - Jul 11 2014]
Lawsuit Settlement News Reports AMS (American M... [Published Financial Services - Jul 10 2014]
Court Overseeing Ethicon Vaginal Mesh Lawsuits ... [Published PRWeb - Jul 08 2014]
As Vaginal Mesh Lawsuits Mount Against American... [Published PRWeb - Jun 28 2014]
C.R. Bard Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Move Forwa... [Published PRWeb - Jun 21 2014]
Ethicon Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: Federal... [Published PRWeb - Jun 19 2014]
As Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Move Forward in U... [Published PRWeb - Jun 18 2014]
Court Overseeing New Jersey Transvaginal Mesh L... [Published PRWeb - Jun 11 2014]
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American Medical Systems Enrolls First Patient ... [Published PR Newswire: Health - Jun 09 2014]
MINNEAPOLIS, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Medical Systems Inc. (AMS), an Endo International plc (Nasdaq: ENDP) (TSX: ENL) subsidiary and leading provider of  medical technologies for pelvic health, today announced that the first patient has been ...
Louisiana: When MedMal Is Not Enough [Published Drug and Device Law - May 29 2014]
Things are often done differently down in Louisiana.  For one thing, Louisiana is the nation’s only civil law state.  It’s also the only state not to have enacted the Uniform Commercial Code.  We bloggedabout one such difference before – the state’s ...
American Medical Systems Uses Qstream(R) Mobile... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - May 29 2014]
Qstream's Powerfully Simple, Game-Based Approach Helps Leading Medical Device Company Overcome the "Forgetting Curve" and Achieve Unprecedented Engagement ...
Levin Simes LLP Settles AMS Transvaginal Mesh C... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - May 01 2014]
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - May 1, 2014) - Levin Simes LLP announced that an agreement in principle has been reached to settle approximately 20,000 claims related to vaginal mesh products sold by American Medical Systems, Inc. (AMS), a subsidiary ...
Sequana Medical raises Series C [Published PE Hub Blog - Apr 28 2014]
Sequana Medical has raised CHF 23 million ($26.2 million) in a Series C preferred share financing round led by Life Science Partners and co-led by NeoMed Management , VI Partners , BioMedInvest , Entrepreneurs Fund and Capricorn Venture Partners ...
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Lawsuit Settlement News Reports AMS (American M... [Published Financial Services - Jul 10 2014]
Agile Edge Technologies, (AET) To Host AMR's Wa... [Published PR Newswire - Dec 07 2013]
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