J&J May Pay Additional $250 Million to Settle DePuy ASR Claims

J&J May Offer $250 Million to Settle DePuy ASR Claims Not Covered in Original Settlement Johnson & Johnson may offer an additional settlement of $250 million to plaintiffs in a DePuy ASR multidistrict litigation (MDL) who were not covered by the original $2.5 billion settlement, which was finalized in November of last year. The … [Read more...]

DePuy Pinnacle Bellwether Trial Scheduled

DePuy Pinnacle Metal Hip Implant Lawsuits Scheduled to Begin The first in a series of personal injury lawsuits against DePuy Orthopedics and it’s all-metal hip implant Pinnacle have been scheduled to begin in federal court in September. Despite the medical manufacturer’s last-minute efforts to have the cases thrown out, 6,400 product injury … [Read more...]

DePuy Settlement Decision Deadline Soon

Plaintiffs in DePuy Hip Replacement Litigation Must Decide on Settlement Numbers Soon There are currently about 8,000 plaintiffs in the DePuy ASR hip replacement multidistrict litigation (MDL), and the deadline to agree about the proposed settlement is April 1st. In order for the plaintiffs to receive the settlement amount - $4 billion – from … [Read more...]

J&J Agree to $2.5 Billion Settlement for DePuy ASR Personal Injury Cases

Settlement Negotiations Finally Land on $2.5 Billion Payment to Victims of J&J’s DePuy ASR Hip Replacement Device After much back and forth, pharmaceutical manufacturer Johnson & Johnson has finally agreed to pay $2.5 billion to settle personal injury claims involving its all-metal hip replacement device, the DePuy ASR. J&J, its … [Read more...]

J&J Settles DePuy ASR Personal Injury Cases for $4 Billion

J&J Finalizes Largest Medical Device Settlement in US History for DePuy ASR Hip Replacement Devices On Tuesday, November 12th, Johnson & Johnson finalized the largest medical device settlement agreement in US history. The pharmaceutical company and their subsidiary, DePuy, agreed to pay $4 billion to settle thousands of personal injury … [Read more...]

DePuy ASR Bellwether Case Settled Before Trial

Johnson & Johnson Settles Early on DePuy ASR Bellwether Case Johnson & Johnson, the pharmaceutical manufacturer that owns DePuy Orthopedics, has agreed to settle the first DePuy ASR all-metal hip replacement personal injury bellwether case before it was scheduled to go to trial. The DePuy ASR hip replacement trial was scheduled to begin … [Read more...]

Next DePuy All-Metal Hip Replacement Lawsuit Scheduled

Federal Judge Schedules DePuy ASR All-Metal Hip Replacement Lawsuit After 2-week Delay The first federal-level trial against Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy ASR all-metal hip replacement device has finally been scheduled, after a two week delay. US District Judge David Katz scheduled the case to begin on Monday, September 23rd. The DePuy personal … [Read more...]

Judge Rules DePuy ASR Bellwether Case Can Exclude Recall Evidence

As First DePuy ASR Bellwether Case Goes to Trial, Judge Rules Manufacturer Can Exclude Recall Evidence A federal judge ruled in July that Johnson & Johnson subsidiary DePuy can exclude evidence related to their all-metal hip replacement device recall in the first bellwether trial against theDePuy ASR hip replacement device. The orthopedics … [Read more...]

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