Proceed Surgical Mesh/Proceed Ventral Patch

Proceed Surgical Mesh and Proceed Ventral Patch are polypropylene-based mesh prosthetics designed for the repair of hernias. On March 12, 2019, the Supreme Court designated pending and future New Jersey state court litigation alleging injuries from use of Proceed Surgical Mesh and Proceed Ventral Patch as multicounty litigation and assigned it for centralized management to Atlantic County.

Proceed Surgical Mesh/Proceed Ventral Patch Assigned Judges and Staff

Judge Julio L. Mendez
Assignment Judge
New Jersey Superior Court
Courtroom 3A
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Phone: 609-402-0100 Ext. 47257
E-Mail: Julio.Mendez@njcourts.gov
Ana Camacho
Secretary to the Judge
New Jersey Superior Court
1201 Bacharach Boulevard
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Phone: 609-402-0100 Ext. 47257
E-Mail: Ana.Camacho@njcourts.gov
Judge John C. Porto
New Jersey Superior Court
Courtroom 3H
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Phone: 609-402-0100 Ext. 47652
E-Mail: John.Porto@njcourts.gov
Mary Milideo
Secretary to the Judge
New Jersey Superior Court
1201 Bacharach Boulevard
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Phone: 609-402-0100 Ext. 47652
E-Mail: Mary.Milideo@njcourts.gov
Mackenzie Lindquist
Law Clerk
1201 Bacharach Boulevard
Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401
Phone: 609-402-0100 Ext. 47653
E-Mail: Mackenzie.Lindquist@njcourts.gov
George Coan
Civil Division Manager
1201 Bacharach Boulevard
Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401
Phone: 609-402-0100 Ext. 47591
E-Mail: george.coan@njcourts.gov
Allison Theoharis
Team Leader, MCL Division
1201 Bacharach Boulevard
Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401
Phone: 609-402-0100 Ext. 47638
E-Mail: allison.theoharis@njcourts.gov
Becky Fuller
Technical Support
Phone: 609-815-2900 Ext. 54900
E-Mail: Rebecca.fuller@njcourts.gov

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Date Title Section
06/16/2022 Order to Amend Complaint - ATL-L-4103-20 General
06/16/2022 Order to Amend Complaint - ATL-L-1157-20 General
06/16/2022 Order to Amend Complaint - ATL-L-1080-19 General
06/16/2022 Order to Amend Complaint - ATL-L-911-21 General
05/19/2022 Order Admitting Susan M. Robinson, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-1204-19 >Pro Hac Vice
05/12/2022 Sixth Amended Case Management Order No. 7 – ATL-L-794-19 Case Management
05/12/2022 Case Management Order No. 25 – ATL-L-794-19 Case Management
05/12/2022 Order Admitting Troy A. Brenes, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
04/29/2022 Order to file First Amended Complaint - ATL-L-1122-19 General
04/27/2022 Admit Kasey M. Adams, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-958-19 Pro Hac Vice
04/26/2022 Order Replacing Trial Selection – ATL-L-794-19 General
04/04/2022 Order to Amend the Complaint – ATL-L-985-21 General
04/04/2022 Order to Amend the Complaint – ATL-L-4085-20 General
03/29/2022 Order Admitting Michael J. Ogborn, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-1392-19 Pro Hac Vice
03/09/2022 Order Admitting Sheila M. Bossier, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
03/09/2022 Order Admitting Scott Fraser, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
03/10/2022 Case Management Order No. 24 – ATL-L-794-19 Case Management
03/10/2022 Order for Commission For Issuance of Subpoena – ATL-L-2750-19 General
02/24/2022 Fourth Amended Case Management Order No. 7 – ATL-L-794-10 – Trial Selection of Defendants Case Management
02/24/2022 Order Admitting Timothy O’Brien, Esq. Pro hac Vice – ATL-L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
02/09/2022 Order Admit David M. Cohen, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
02/09/2022 Order Admitting Raquel Lucas Herraiz, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
02/08/2022 Order Admitting Kimberly Gustafson Bueno, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
02/10/2022 Case Management Order No. 2-B – ATL-L-794-19 Case Management
11/12/2020 Order admitting Andrew D. Tharp, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
11/12/2020 Order admitting Katelyn E. Marshall, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
11/02/2020 Order admitting Robin Shah, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
07/01/2021 Fourth Amended Case Management Order No. 7 Case Management
05/13/2021 Case management Order No. 21 Case Management
08/20/2020 Second Amended Case management Order No. 7 Case Management
12/06/2019 Second Amended Case Management Order No. 6 Case Management
11/13/2019 Case Management Order No. 6 - REVISED Case Management
10/03/2019 Case Management Order No. 7 Case Management
09/11/2019 Case Management Order No. 6 Case Management
08/20/2019 Case Management Order No. 4 Case Management
10/29/2019 Order Scheduling Case Management Conferences – ATL-L-794-19 General
09/27/2019 Order Scheduling Case Management Conferences – ATL-L-794-19 General
06/04/2020 Order Compelling Certain Plaintiffs to Supply Authorizations – ATL-L-794-19 General
05/21/2020 Amended Order Scheduling Case Management Conferences – ATL-L-794-19 General
03/19/2020 Order To Show Cause with an Exhibit A – ATL-L-794-19 General
03/04/2020 Order To Show Cause with an Exhibit A attached – ATL-L-794-19 General
05/21/2021 Order Admitting Bradley Leger, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
05/04/2021 Order Admitting Rodney K Castille, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
06/07/2019 Order admitting William M. Gage, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
06/07/2019 Order Admit G. Brian Jackson, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
01/25/2022 Consent Order of Dismissal w/Prej – ATL-L-1083-19 Dismissal Orders
12/22/2021 Admit Michael B. Hewes, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-1296-19 Pro Hac Vice
12/22/2021 Admit Michael B. Hewes, Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-2750-19 Pro Hac Vice
01/13/2022 Trial Selection Order ATL-L-794-19 General
01/13/2022 Fifth Amended Case Management Order #7 – ATL-L-794-19 Case Management
01/13/2022 Case Management Order #23 - ATL-L-794-19 Case Management
01/10/2022 Order Admit Orlando R. Richmond, Sr. Esq. Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-1050-19 Pro Hac Vice
01/10/2022 Order Admit Orlando R. Richmond, Sr., Esq Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-1006-19 Pro Hac Vice
01/10/2022 Order to Admit Kasey M. Adams, Esq. – ATL-L-2526-19 Pro Hac Vice
01/10/2022 Order Admit Kasey M. Adams Pro Hac Vice – ATL- L-1083-19 Pro Hac Vice
01/10/2022 Order Admit Pro Hac Vice – ATL-L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
11/18/2021 Case Management Order No. 22 Case Management
11/15/2021 Pro Hac Vice Admission Order L-1884-19 Pro Hac Vice
11/15/2021 Pro Hac Vice Admission Order L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
11/15/2021 Pro Hac Vice Admission Order L-442-20 Pro Hac Vice
11/03/2021 Order Granting Pro Hac Vice Admissions L-794-19 Pro Hac Vice
10/26/2021 Order Scheduling Case Management Conferences from January, 2022 until December, 2022 General
06/21/2021 Order Adjourning July 15, 2021 Case Management Conference until July 22, 2021 and Granting Counsel Leave to Appear in Person General
04/22/2021 Case Management Order 20 Case Management
03/31/2021 Third Amended Case Management Order 12 Case Management
04/01/2021 Third Order Extending Discovery End Dates General
03/24/2021 Amended Order Scheduling Case Management Conference (April 2021) General
03/10/2021 Second Amended Case Management Order No. 12 Case Management
03/03/2021 Third Amended Case Management Order No. 7 (Discovery, Scheduling and Case Management) Case Management
02/26/2021 Order With Respect To Return Date Of Non-Dispositive Motions And Schedule For Submission Of Papers On Non-Dispositive Motions General
01/14/2021 Case Management Order No. 19 Case Management
11/18/2020 Case Management Order No. 18 Case Management
11/18/2020 Case Management Order No. 17 Case Management
11/18/2020 Case Management Order No. 16 Case Management
11/16/2020 Order Scheduling Case Management Conference from January, 2021 until December, 2021 General
10/19/2020 CMO#15 Proceed Mesh Case Management
10/19/2020 CMO#12 Proceed Mesh Case Management
10/01/2020 Case Management Order No. 14 Case Management
08/27/2020 Case Management Order No 13 Case Management
08/27/2020 Case Management Order No. 6 (revised) Case Management
07/15/2020 (Second) Order Extending Discovery End Dates General
07/06/2020 Proceed Second Amended Order CMC August 2020 General
06/16/2020 Case Management Order No. 12 Case Management
05/29/2020 Case Management Order No 7 (Amended) Case Management
05/21/2020 Order scheduling Case Management Conferences from January 2020 until June 2020 (Amended) Case Management
04/29/2019 Case Management Order 1 Case Management
04/15/2020 Order Extending Deadline for Selection of Cases for Individual Discovery General
02/27/2020 Order Extending Deadline for Selection of Cases for Individual Discovery from 3/3/20 until 4/15/20 General
02/19/2020 Order for Pro Hac Vice Admission of Michael B. Hewes Esq., w/Sched A Pro Hac Vice
02/19/2020 Order for Pro Hac Vice Admission of Chad R. Hutchinson Esq., w/Sched A Pro Hac Vice
02/19/2020 Order for Pro Hac Vice Admission of Travis Swearingen Esq., w/Sched A Pro Hac Vice
02/19/2020 Case Management Order 2-A Case Management
02/19/2020 Order for Pro Hac Vice Admission of Taylor B. Mayes, Esq w/Sched A Pro Hac Vice
02/11/2020 Case Management Order No 11 Case Management
12/06/2019 Case Management Order 6 (Amended) Case Management
01/16/2020 Case Management Order 10 Case Management
10/17/2019 Case Management Order 9 Case Management
10/17/2019 Case Management Order 8 Case Management
08/20/2019 Case Management Order 5 Case Management
11/13/2019 Case Management Order 4 Case Management
08/20/2019 Case Management Order 3 Case Management
07/18/2019 Case Management Order 2 Case Management
05/02/2019 Order Permitting Use of Court Reporting Services Case Management