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 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...]

DePuy Orthopedics’ Request for New Trial Rejected

California Judge Rejects DePuy’s Request for New Trial in $8.3 Million Personal Injury Case A California judge rejected DePuy Orthopedics’ request for a new trial in the bellwether case initially decided in favor of the plaintiff. In March, plaintiff Loren Kransky was awarded $8.3 million for his personal injury caused by his DePuy hip implant. … [Read more...]

Greek Prosecutors Levy Criminal Corruption Charges Against DePuy Executives

Greece Claims DePuy Executives Bribed Hospitals to Buy Faulty All-Metal Hip Replacement Devices DePuy Orthopedics, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson which faces several personal injury lawsuits in the United States and England, now faces criminal corruption charges from Greece. On Tuesday, February 12th, five DePuy executives were charged by … [Read more...]

Johnson & Johnson Reportedly Offers $2 Billion as Settlement in DePuy Metal-on-Metal Hip Replacement Suits

Johnson & Johnson Offers $200,000 Per Plaintiff in DePuy Metal-on-Metal Hip Replacement Personal Injury Lawsuits The New Jersey-based company Johnson & Johnson faces more than 10,000 lawsuits against their DePuy Orthopedics division for metal-on-metal hip replacement devices that have caused serious personal injury. The company has … [Read more...]

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