The law firm that’s bringing a racketeering lawsuit against Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX) accusing it of smuggling counterfeit resin asked the FDA to ban the medical device maker’s pelvic mesh products made with the allegedly impure resin.

Teresa Stevens sued Boston Scientific in January, alleging that the Marlborough, Mass.-based company conspired with subsidiaries in Belgium and Ireland to use counterfeit resin imported from China to make the Advantage mesh used in its pelvic mesh products.

A federal judge ruled that the FDA has jurisdiction over the case, as “many of the factual allegations contained in the complaint and supporting documents are based on alleged violations of statutes and regulations over which the FDA exercises its expertise and impressive administrative dominance.”

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