Products Liability Law Daily Wrap Up, WARNINGS ISSUES—MEDICAL DEVICES—E.D.N.C.: Woman's polypropylene mesh injury suit against manufacturer moves forward, (Jan 14, 2022)

By Kenneth H. Ryesky, M.B.A., J.D.

The court determined that North Carolina courts would extend the learned intermediary doctrine to manufacturers of medical devices.

A federal district court in North Carolina ruled that a woman adequately asserted defective design and failure to warn claims against the manufacturer of a mesh product that allegedly ca ...