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2014-09-14 23:02:09

Wright & Schulte LLC Is Currently Representing Plaintiffs In DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Complaints Across The Country Who Endured Risky and Painful Revision Surgeries After Receiving DePuy’s Metal-on-Metal Hip Implant. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 14, 2014 A new DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuit has been filed by Wright & Schulte LLC on behalf of a Franklin County, Ohio man who underwent hip surgery to remove a DePuy metal-on-metal hip implant. The metal-on-metal hip lawsuit filed...

2014-09-05 23:03:10

The results of the first bellwether trial is expected to provide valuable information concerning the direction of litigation involving the DePuy Pinnacle Metal Hip Replacement Device. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by defective medical devices, notes that Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy Orthopaedics unit is facing its first bellwether trial over its Pinnacle hip device. The...

2014-09-03 23:02:52

First Bellwether Trial of DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Will Serve as Test Case to Gauge Strength of Plaintiffs’ Claims, Provide Clues to Juror Rulings in Similar Metal-on-Metal Hip Lawsuits Reports Wright & Schulte LLC Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 The first of several thousand DePuy Pinnacle hip replacement lawsuits went to trial in Texas federal court this week, Wright & Schulte LLC reports. According to the Firm, this first bellwether trial is intended to serve as a...

2014-08-17 23:02:11

DePuy Lawsuits Move Forward As First Bellwether Trial Is Set For September And Alleged Recipients Were Injured Due To The Failure of Pinnacle Hip Implants. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) August 17, 2014 Wright & Schulte LLC reports that the first bellwether jury trials for two DePuy Pinnacle Hip lawsuits are scheduled to begin September 1, 2014, in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas. The two complaints are representative of the 6,207 DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuits pending in the...

2014-07-02 23:12:40

Stryker Hip Lawsuits Alleging Metallosis and Revision Surgery Will Move Forward As Judge Schedules Two Bellwether Trials Reports Wright & Schulte LLC Columbus, OH (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 The attorneys at Wright & Schulte LLC are reporting that the first two bellwether trials in the Stryker hip lawsuit litigation have been scheduled in Bergen County Superior Court in New Jersey. Judge Brian R. Martinotti, the presiding judge over the Stryker Hip Lawsuit litigation, scheduled the...

2014-06-21 23:03:37

6,046 DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits Alleging Complications From DePuy/s Metal-on-Metal Hip Implant Required Replacement Surgery Caused Chronic Pain And In Some Cases Metallosis Columbus, OH (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 The product liability lawyers at Wright & Schulte LLC note DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuits filed in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas, have increased by more than 300 since April. According to litigation statistics, 6,046 DePuy Pinnacle lawsuits are pending as of...

2014-05-21 08:29:43

WASHINGTON, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The US Drug Watchdog, a consumer advocacy group created to help raise awareness of faulty medical devices and potentially dangerous pharmaceuticals, has urged all recipients of a DePuy Pinnacle hip implant to contact their toll-free number as soon as possible. Recipients of this model of hip implant may be at risk for toxicity in the blood and the need for a hip implant replacement, and as they would like to explain a simple blood test can help people...

2014-05-12 08:32:29

WASHINGTON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The US Drug Watchdog, a consumer advocacy group created to help raise awareness of faulty medical devices and potentially dangerous pharmaceuticals, is urging anyone who has received a DePuy Pinnacle metal hip implant to contact their toll-free number, 866-714-6466, as soon as possible to find out if they are at risk for serious health concerns resulting from metal-on-metal hip implants. http://USDrugWatchdog.Com Logo -...

2014-05-11 23:02:07

A DePuy Pinnacle Lawsuit Filed By Wright & Schulte LLC Alleges an Ohio Man Sustained Multiple Hip Revision Surgeries and High Levels of Colbalt and Chromium Due to the Defective Recalled Hip Replacement. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) May 11, 2014 A DePuy Pinnacle Lawsuit has been filed by Wright & Schulte LLC against DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc., a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, on behalf of an Ohio man who alleges that he suffered serious health complications including metallosis,...

2014-05-08 08:33:28

WASHINGTON, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The US Drug Watchdog is extremely concerned that many all metal hip implant recipients are not getting accurate information about elevated levels of cobalt, or chromium in their blood, which could lead to a medical condition called metallosis; so they are urging them to call them at 866-714-6466 for specific information about a blood test that has been designed to test for metal levels in a person who now has a metal on metal hip implant such as...


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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'