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J&J Was Warned on Hip Implant Poisoning Risk, Plaintiff's Lawyer Says

J&J Was Warned on Hip Implant Poisoning Risk, Plaintiff’s Lawyer Says

By Jef Feeley and Tom Korosec | September 8, 2014

Johnson & Johnson knew as early as 2001 the metal-on-metal version of its Pinnacle… 159 more words

Hip Replacement

VanDerGinst Law Invesitgating Artificial Hip Replacements

VanDerGinst Law is investigating complaints of failures related to artificial hip replacements.  Johnson & Johnson’s artificial joint replacement company DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. has issued a recall of two hip replacement products because of higher failure rates that necessitated second surgeries. 396 more words

Global Corporate Crime - DePuy in India

India issues recall, commences criminal investigation into defective ASR hip implant
Four Corners By Peter Cronau: exclusive
Updated 5 hours 13 minutes ago

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-05-26/4pm-publication-embargo3a-four-corners-hip-replacement-story-u/

Health authorities in India have initiated a criminal investigation into how an international medical devices company failed to adequately follow up a worldwide recall notice on a defective implant device. 1,131 more words

Hip Replacement

Johnson & Johnson Agrees to Pay At Least 2.5 Billion Dollars to Settle DePuy ASR Hip Implant Lawsuits

By Marilyn McGolrick, Esq.

Depuy Orthopaedics, Inc., announced that it will pay approximately  2.5 billion dollars to settle claims for individuals who were implanted with the recalled Depuy ASR™ XL Acetabular Hip System or the ASR™ Hip Resurfacing System and who had revision surgery to replace their ASR hip by  August 31, 2013. 283 more words

Lawsuit

Reports: Johnson & Johnson Will Pay $4B In DePuy ASR Settlements

By Marilyn McGoldrick, Esq.

Today there are multiple news reports of great interest to people suffering from defective hip replacements:  Johnson & Johnson’s subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics   197 more words

Thornton & Naumes

DePuy ASR Settlement reached in California: A trend?

By Marilyn McGoldrick, Esq.

Johnson & Johnson subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics has agreed to settle a DePuy ASR hip lawsuit before trial. The case would have been the first “bellwether” trial in a California state court consolidation of ASR cases.   384 more words

Thornton & Naumes

FDA Says Metal-on-Metal Hip Implants Cause Soft Tissue Damage

Hip joint deterioration can lead to pain, stiffness or difficulty walking. When these symptoms do not respond to conservative treatment, such as physical therapy, patients may be advised to undergo total hip replacement or hip resurfacing. 270 more words

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