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2013-12-12 16:25:21

CRESSKILL, N.J., Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Johnson has reached an agreement to settle 8,000 lawsuits over defective DePuy Hip Replacement ASR devices -- leaving another 4,000 to 5,000 lawsuits unresolved. The $2.5 billion settlement represents an important step forward in resolving the long-running hip replacement litigation. However, the settlement covers only patients who underwent replacement surgery. Cases involving other alleged health consequences remain to be dealt...

2013-12-11 23:04:07

Parker Waichman LLP has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a Pennsylvania man who alleges that the DePuy Pinnacle hip implant’s metal-on-metal design is defective, causing numerous complications, including pain and elevated blood metal ion levels. The firm continues to investigate lawsuits on behalf of metal hip implant patients who allegedly developed serious complications, including the need for revision surgery due to the hip device. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 Parker Waichman...

2013-12-11 23:02:00

The Firm is representing a number of Biomet hip replacement recipients in the federal multidistrict litigation, all of whom allegedly suffered serious complications due to the metal-on-metal design of the M2a Magnum Hip Replacement System. New York, New York (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 The federal court overseeing hundreds of Biomet hip lawsuits (http://www.consumerinjurylawyers.com/biomet-magnum-hip-replacement) involving the M2a Magnum Hip Replacement System has issued a new Scheduling...

2013-12-08 23:01:21

The Firm is representing a number of Biomet hip replacement clients in the federal proceeding, all of whom allege serious injuries do the metal-on-metal design of the Biomet M2a Magnum Hip Replacement System. New York, New York (PRWEB) December 08, 2013 Nearly 800 Biomet hip lawsuits (http://www.consumerinjurylawyers.com/biomet-magnum-hip-replacement) involving the M2a Magnum Hip Replacement System continue to move forward in a multidistrict litigation underway in U.S. District Court,...

2013-12-05 23:32:37

The Firm is representing numerous individuals in Pinnacle hip lawsuits, all of whom allegedly suffered serious complications due to a metal-on-metal version of the artificial hip. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuit (http://www.depuypinnacle-lawsuit.com/ ) claims alleging injuries due to a metal-on-metal version of the artificial hip system continue to mount in a federal multidistrict litigation underway in Texas. According to a Master Case List issued in the...

2013-12-04 23:30:00

On November 18, a new lawsuit was filed by a woman in Pennsylvania Eastern District Court alleging that her DePuy ASR hip implant was defective. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, informs that they are now providing advice, including how to get in contact with legal counsel, to people potentially affected by DePuy Hip complications. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, updated the website recently and they...

2013-12-04 23:04:19

The Firm is representing numerous individuals in Pinnacle hip lawsuits, all of whom allegedly suffered serious complications due to a metal-on-metal version of the artificial hip. New York, New York (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuit (http://www.depuypinnacle-lawsuit.com/ ) claims alleging injuries due to a metal-on-metal version of the artificial hip system continue to mount in a federal multidistrict litigation underway in Texas. According to a Master Case List issued...

2013-12-02 23:00:57

Parker Waichman LLP has filed a lawsuit alleging that the Biomet M2a Magnum metal-on-metal hip replacement system caused a Maryland man to suffer from severe pain and elevated chromium and cobalt levels, which ultimately led to his having revision surgeries to remove and replace the devices—which had been implanted in both of his hips. The lawsuit also alleges that the Biomet implant’s design is defective, allowing for the release of toxic levels of metal ions into the body. New York,...

2013-11-28 23:19:55

The law firm of Schlichter, Bogard & Denton, LLP comments on the settlement reached recently in the DePuy ASR™ Multidistrict Litigation, In re: DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc., MDL 2197 (Case No. 10-md-2197), meaning that thousands of federal lawsuits could potentially be settled to compensate victims who suffered injuries and underwent revision surgery to remove DePuy ASR™ hip devices. Schlichter, Bogard & Denton, LLP represents victims of pharmaceutical medications and...

2013-11-27 23:27:42

The firm is actively filing Biomet Magnum M2a lawsuits on behalf of those who have suffered metallosis, premature device failure, and other serious complications allegedly caused by the metal-on-metal hip device. (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 There are nearly 800 Biomet hip lawsuits in federal court in Indiana as of Nov. 18, according to court documents. The Rottenstein Law Group LLP, which maintains the Biomet lawsuits informational website http://www.biomethiplawyer.com, notes that reported...