The company seeks to resolve approximately 11,500 lawsuits and has considered paying more than $300,000 per lawsuit
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 30, 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 Hip Replacement lawsuits and potential Hip Replacement Class Action lawsuit.
As Bloomberg reported on August 21, Johnson & Johnson discussed paying more than $3 billion to settle hip replacement lawsuits. The company seeks to resolve approximately 11,500 lawsuits and has considered paying more than $300,000 per lawsuit, according to the report.
Court documents indicate that, on July 9, a woman filed a lawsuit in Michigan Western District Court (case no. 1:2013cv00741) alleging she suffered multiple complications from her hip implants. In the lawsuit, the plaintiff claims that she was implanted with the Stryker hip devices in both her hips and after the surgeries she experienced severe pain and discomfort. As she claims, revision surgery in both her hips will be required.
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 case of alleged Hip Replacement complications. Sean Burke, director of Media Relations at AttorneyOne.com, adds that the relevant information illustrates that people continue to file 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.”
Another lawsuit was filed on March 25, by a couple in Idaho District Court (case no. 1:2013cv00149) alleging that the husband suffered serious complications from his hip replacement. In the lawsuit, the plaintiff claims that he was implanted with the Zimmer Durom Cup in his right hip in 2006 and a few months later he underwent revision surgery after discrepancy with the length of his legs was discovered. A second revision surgery, in 2012, was required to address several complications and confirmed that the implant had failed.
AttorneyOne.com has further information on Hip Replacement lawsuits including how to get in contact with legal counsel.
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