12,138 actions pending in the DePuy ASR and DePuy Pinnacle Hip Implants Multidistrict Litigations
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) September 05, 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 DePuy Hip Replacement lawsuits and potential DePuy ASR Pinnacle Hip Recall lawsuit.
The DePuy Pinnacle Hip Implant Litigation moves forward as the next Conference will be convened on September 10 (MDL 2244, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas). The selection of lawsuits for the proceeding's bellwether trials is among the matters to be discussed. On August 15, there were 12,138 actions pending in the DePuy ASR and DePuy Pinnacle Hip Implants Multidistrict Litigations (MDLs). More specifically, 7,860 actions concern the DePuy ASR Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation (MDL 2197, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio) and 4,278 actions concern the DePuy Pinnacle Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation.
On July 25, a new lawsuit was filed by two women in the Superior Court of the State of California, County of Los Angeles (case no. BC516460), alleging that they suffered severe pain and complications from their DePuy Pinnacle Hip Implants. In the lawsuit, the first woman alleges that she was implanted with the DePuy Pinnacle Hip in 2004 and after surgery she suffered severe pain, metallosis of the blood and she underwent additional surgery in 2012. The second woman alleges that she received the DePuy Pinnacle Hip Replacement in a surgery in 2005 and she experienced severe pain; she believes that she will need revision surgery in the future.
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 DePuy Hip Replacement serious complications. Sean Burke, director of Media Relations at AttorneyOne.com, adds that the relevant information illustrates that people continue to file DePuy 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.”
On June 1, a Utah man filed a lawsuit in Texas Northern District Court (case no. 3:2013cv02064), alleging he suffered serious injuries from his DePuy Pinnacle hip implant. In the lawsuit, the plaintiff claims that he was implanted with the Pinnacle Hip System in 2007 and, shortly after, he began experiencing pain and complications which lead to revision surgery in 2013.
AttorneyOne.com has further information on DePuy Hip Replacement lawsuits including how to get in contact with legal counsel.
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