Across the country, people with metal-on-metal hip implants are dealing with terrible pain on a...READ MORE
Johnson & Johnson Hip Replacement Lawsuits Consolidated in Ohio
Last week a judicial panel announced that all pretrial proceedings in federal lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson relating to recalled hip replacement devices will be overseen by U.S. District Judge David A. Katz in a federal court in Toledo, Ohio. The judge will supervise the evidence-gathering efforts in the case.
Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy Orthopaedics unit recalled the ASR XL Acetabular System on August 26 after reports that the implants stopped functioning properly, typically requiring a second surgery to correct the first one.
Steve Baron, shareholder at Baron & Budd, was interviewed in Bloomberg Businessweek about the lawsuit consolidation. Read more about it here.