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National Bard Composix Kugel Hernia Patch Litigation Attorneys

Bard Composix Kugel Mesh Lawsuits

The Bard Composix Kugel Mesh, used to repair hernias, has caused serious complications for many. This mesh, designed to stay in place, often breaks, leading to infections and intestinal blockages. Our legal team has been actively pursuing justice for those harmed by this faulty product.

We’ve already filed numerous lawsuits across the country on behalf of individuals affected by the Bard Composix Kugel Mesh. If you or someone you know has faced issues due to this patch, our experienced lawyers are here to help you seek compensation and accountability.

Contact Rheingold Giuffra Ruffo Plotkin & Helman LLP today to explore your legal options.

Our firm represents clients in all 50 states, we do not refer your case to other firms and offer lower attorney fees than firms in many other states.

Litigation Contentions With the Mesh

Legal battles focus on why the mesh fails and causes harm. Key concerns include:

  • The mesh material causing illness.
  • Ring break with organ complications
  • Significant shrinking of the mesh inside the body.
  • Questions about the safety of materials used.
  • Failure of the mesh’s special coating, leading to organ adhesion.
  • Varying severity of complications among different mesh types.

Problems With the Mesh

Complications associated with the Bard Composix Kugel Mesh include:

  • Deep abdominal infections, often due to mesh adhesion to the intestines.
  • Hernia recurrence because of mesh failure.
  • Persistent pain and swelling.
  • Formation of internal scar tissue, leading to further health issues.

Our legal team has extensive experience handling cases like these and can help determine if you have a valid claim. We’ve assisted numerous clients nationwide facing similar challenges.

Litigation History

The legal battles over the Bard Composix Kugel Mesh date back years. In 2005, the first recalls occurred due to defects in the mesh, shedding light on its dangers. By 2007, numerous lawsuits were combined into a significant case in Rhode Island, highlighting the problems with the mesh.

Settlements and outcomes for patients and plaintiffs have been significant milestones in this litigation. In 2011, C.R. Bard, Inc. negotiated settlements totaling approximately $184 million in about 2,600 lawsuits, providing compensation for those affected.[i] Court decisions, like the one in August 2010, where defendants were found liable and ordered to pay damages, have helped bring justice to individuals harmed by the defective mesh.

How Our Attorneys Can Help

While no one can undo permanent damage done by an injury, a lawsuit can help the victim and their family recover losses and receive the medical treatment they deserve in the future. Our skilled New York attorneys, led by the renowned defective medical device lawyer, David B. Rheingold, are dedicated to investigating the cause of these injuries and doing whatever is necessary to make sure the offending products are kept away from innocent people.

If you or a loved one has suffered due to the Bard Composix Kugel Mesh, our team at Rheingold Giuffra Ruffo Plotkin & Hellman LLP is here to help. We’re committed to advocating for individuals affected by Bard Mesh Products nationwide.


[i] Pierson, B. (2021, July 30). Becton Dickinson faces first bellwether trial over hernia mesh. Reuters.

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