Stryker Settles All-Metal Hip Implant Lawsuits for $1 Billion

Stryker and Plaintiffs Agree to $1 Billion All-Metal Hip Implant Settlement In 2012, Stryker Corp. issued a massive product recall for their all-metal hip implants, especially models Rejuvenate and ABG II. Along with the product recall, Stryker warned surgeons to immediately stop using the all-metal hip devices because they could cause pain, … [Read more...]

DePuy Wins First Bellwether Suit Against Pinnacle All-Metal Hip Implant

DePuy Orthopedics Found Not Liable for Personal Injury in First Bellwether Case Against Pinnacle All-Metal Hip Implant On Thursday, October 23rd, a jury found DePuy Orthopedics, a subsidiary of pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson, not liable for personal injuries caused by their Pinnacle all-metal hip implants. The verdict against … [Read more...]

DePuy All-Metal Hip Implants Lead to Injuries, Study Says

As DePuy All-Metal Hip Implant Trials Continue in US, European Regulator Finds Dangers in Hip Replacement Devices The number of lawsuits alleging serious personal injury from DePuy’s all-metal hip replacement devices is approaching 7,000 in the United States alone. As the first bellwether trial against DePuy’s Pinnacle all-metal hip replacement … [Read more...]

DePuy Faces New Round of All-Metal Hip Lawsuits

DePuy Orthopedics Faces Poisoning Lawsuits Related to Pinnacle All-Metal Hips Jury selection began on September 2nd for plaintiff Kathleen Herlihy-Paoli’s personal injury bellwether trial against DePuy Orthopedics, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson which produces metal- on-metal hip implants that allegedly caused numerous injuries and … [Read more...]

DePuy Orthopedics Hip Lawsuit Settles for $4 Million

DePuy Orthopedics Hip Lawsuit Settles for  $4 Million DePuy Orthopedics hip lawsuit settles for $4 million with the Oregon Department of Justice over allegations that the all-metal hip manufacturers knew that the devices were prone to failure and marketed them to the public anyway. DePuy Orthopedics hip lawsuits allege that the company launched … [Read more...]

Stryker Settles Four All-Metal Hip Implant Lawsuits

Stryker Agrees to Settle Four Personal Injury Lawsuits in All-Metal Hip Implant MDL In April, Stryker Corp agreed to go into mediation to reach a settlement with plaintiffs in the Stryker all-metal hip implant multidistrict litigation (MDL). In October, the company announced that it would set aside between $700 million and $1 billion for personal … [Read more...]

1,000 Stryker All-Metal Hip Implant Personal Injury Cases

National Total of All-Metal Hip Implant Personal Injury Cases Against Stryker Device Hits 1,000 Last year, Stryker Orthopedics recalled their Rejuvenate and ABG II modular-neck all-metal hip replacement devices due to device failure and injury to patients. Several personal injury lawsuits had been filed against the company, and now the number of … [Read more...]

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