The Firm filed 11 new cases on behalf of individuals who received a metal-on-metal DePuy Pinnacle hip implant and experienced pain or underwent revision surgery.
New York, NY (PRWEB) September 26, 2012
DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits continue to be filed by Bernstein Liebhard LLP. The Firm filed 11 new cases on behalf of individuals who received a metal-on-metal DePuy Pinnacle hip implant and experienced pain or underwent revision surgery. The Firm continues to offer free and confidential case evaluations to individuals who experienced complications after being implanted with a DePuy Pinnacle metal-on-metal hip system. There are currently over 2,500 cases pending before the Honorable James E. Kinkeade in the federal consolidated action, In re: DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. Pinnacle Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation (“MDL No. 2244”).* The federal DePuy Pinnacle hip multidistrict litigation is currently underway in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas.
“Individuals who received metal-on-metal Pinnacle hip implants are experiencing side effects including pain, metallosis and hip replacement failure. Some have to undergo difficult revision surgery to remove the defective devices.” said Bernstein Liebhard LLP, a nationwide law firm representing clients and filing lawsuits on behalf of individuals alleging injuries from the metal-on-metal Pinnacle hip systems. Firm partner Jeffrey S. Grand serves on the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee and the Discovery Committee in the federal DePuy Pinnacle litigation.
DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits Approaching Trial
The DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuits allege that DePuy Orthopaedics and its parent company, Johnson & Johnson were responsible for the defective design of the metal-on-metal Pinnacle hip systems. The Firm continues to actively file DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuits in federal court. Individuals who experienced complications from the Pinnacle metal-on-metal hip implants should consider contacting a DePuy hip replacement lawyer to learn more about protecting their legal rights.
Those who received a DePuy Pinnacle metal-on-metal hip replacement and have experienced hip replacement pain or had to undergo revision surgery may be entitled to compensation for:
- medical bills
- pain and suffering
- lost wages and
- other injuries.
Learn more about the DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuits by visiting our website, http://www.consumerinjurylawyers.com/depuy-pinnacle-hip-replacement/. For more information, call a Pinnacle lawyer at Bernstein Liebhard LLP today : (877) 779-1414.
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