J&J Agrees to Pay More in DePuy Hip Lawsuit Settlements

Johnson & Johnson Agrees to $420 Million More for 2013 DePuy Hip Lawsuit Settlement In 2013, Johnson & Johnson and their subsidiary DePuy Orthopedics settled hundreds of personal injury lawsuits for $2.5 billion, after numerous reports that the DePuy Hip ASR and Pinnacle all-metal hip implants failed before their alleged 5 year lifespan, … [Read more...]

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 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...]

J&J Accused of Ignoring DePuy Pinnacle All-Metal Hip Implant Failures

Jury Hears Arguments Against J&J and DePuy for Ignoring All-Metal Hip Implant Failures for Profit As the 7-week personal injury trial of plaintiff Kathleen Herlihy-Paoli against DePuy’s all-metal Pinnacle hip implant continues, the jury heard accusations that Johnson & Johnson, the parent company of subsidiary DePuy Orthopedics, ignored … [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...]

J&J Exec Defends DePuy Orthopedics All-Metal Hip Implants

Bellwether Trial for DePuy Orthopedics Pinnacle All-Metal Hip Implants Hears Exec’s Testimony During the first bellwether trial for DePuy Orthopedics Pinnacle hip implant on Monday, September 15th, an executive from Johnson & Johnson defended the company’s decision to proceed with an all-metal hip implant device. Pamela Plouhar, the worldwide … [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...]

DePuy Orthopedics Pay $2.5 Billion To Settle Defective Device Lawsuits

DePuy Orthopedics Agrees to Pay $2.5 Billion in Hip Implant Settlement DePuy Orthopedics, a subsidiary of much-maligned medical manufacturer Johnson & Johnson, has agreed to waive its “walk-away rights,” which has finalized the company’s settlement payment in its all-metal hip replacement lawsuit. DePuy will pay $2.5 billion to settle … [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...]

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