the plaintiff will be able to pursue design defect claim on both the hip implant and the extraction device, manufacturing defect claim on the extraction device, and failure to warn claim
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) November 15, 2013
AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, updated the website recently and they are now actively providing expert opinion in view of the recent news on Wright Hip Lawsuit and potential Wright Profemur Hip Replacement Recall lawsuit.
According to court documents, on October 11, a federal judge allowed certain claims to proceed in a Wright Profemur hip replacement lawsuit (Georgia Middle District Court, case no. 5:2012cv00173). More specifically, the plaintiff will be able to pursue design defect claim on both the hip implant and the extraction device, manufacturing defect claim on the extraction device, and failure to warn claim on the hip implant.
On July 2, a man filed a lawsuit in Oregon District Court (case no. 3:2013cv01115) alleging his Wright hip implant fractured and required revision surgery. In the lawsuit, the plaintiff claims that he was implanted with the Wright Profemur and Conserve hip implant devices in 2007, and in 2011 the hip implant fractured requiring emergency revision surgery to replace it.
Taking into consideration the latest developments, AttorneyOne.com updated the website and, now, can actively provide an expert opinion, including how to get in contact with legal counsel easily and inexpensively in cases of severe complications, allegedly from Wright Profemur Hip Replacement. Sean Burke, director of Media Relations at AttorneyOne.com, adds that the relevant information illustrates that people continue to file Wright hip replacement lawsuits. "For that reason," he continues, "our focus should squarely fall on getting the word out and assisting people in finding the right legal assistance.”
A court order issued on March 20, indicates that a settlement has been reached in a Wright Profemur hip lawsuit (case no. 4:2011cv03086, California Northern District Court) alleging that the implant failed. In the lawsuit, the plaintiff claims that he was implanted with the Wright Profemur Hip in 2006, and in 2010 the implant fractured leading to revision surgery.
On June 21, 2012, Bloomberg published that the FDA reported approximately 16,800 adverse events related to metal-on-metal hip implants (including Wright Hip Replacement) in the US from 2000-2011.
AttorneyOne.com has further information on Wright Hip lawsuits including how to get in contact with legal counsel.
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