This new website will provide updates on potential hip implant recalls, as well as the growing number of metal hip implant litigations currently underway around the country.
New York, New York (PRWEB) April 21, 2013
A new hip replacement lawsuit website has been launched by Bernstein Liebhard LLP to provide the public with updated information regarding hip replacement recalls, as well as the growing litigation surrounding metal hip implants. The Firm’s new hip implant website is also fully available in Spanish and has been created to provide important information to anyone in the Hispanic community suffering from complications related to a recalled or potentially defective hip replacement device. Bernstein Liebhard LLP also has lawyers and support staff ready to answer any questions in English or Spanish related to hip replacement lawsuits. The firm currently offers free and confidential case reviews to individuals who have experienced serious complications that may be associated with the following metal hip replacement devices:
- Biomet M2a Magnum hip implant
- DePuy ASR hip replacements (recalled in August 2010)*
- DePuy Pinnacle hip replacements (metal-on-metal version utilizing the Ultamet liner)
- Smith & Nephew Metal Liner for the R3 Acetabular System (Recalled in June 2012)**
- Stryker Rejuvenate and ABG II Modular-Neck Hip Stems (Recalled in July 2012)***
- Wright Conserve and Profemur Hip Implants
“We continue to hear from individuals who have allegedly suffered metallosis, early device failure and other complications associated with metal hip components. This new website will provide updates on potential hip implant recalls, as well as the growing number of metal hip implant litigations currently underway around the country,” says Bernstein Liebhard LLP, a nationwide law firm representing the victims of drugs and medical devices.
Hip Replacement Lawsuits
Bernstein Liebhard LLP is actively filing hip replacement lawsuits in the multidistrict litigation underway in U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio for claims stemming from the August 2010 DePuy ASR hip recall. According to court records, the first trials in that litigation are to begin this spring. (In re: DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. ASR Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation – MDL 2197) Firm partner, Jeffrey S. Grand, is serving on the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee for a second multidistrict litigation established in U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas for metal-on-metal DePuy Pinnacle hip replacement lawsuits. (In re: DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. Pinnacle Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation - MDL No. 2244)
Bernstein Liebhard is also filing claims in a multidistrict litigation for Biomet hip replacement lawsuits that is currently underway in U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana (In re: Biomet M2a Magnum Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation – MDL No. 2391), and is representing individuals in lawsuits stemming from the 2012 Stryker Rejuvenate hip recall. (In re Stryker Rejuvenate Hip Stem and the ABG II Modular Hip Stem Litigation, No. 296) In addition, the Firm continues to investigate claims related to the 2012 Smith & Nephew metal liner recall, as well as Wright Profemur and Conserve hip replacements.
Victims of hip replacement complications may be entitled to compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. Learn more about filing a hip replacement lawsuit by visiting Bernstein Liebhard LLP’s website. For additional information, contact a lawyer at Bernstein Liebhard LLP today at 888-727-7285.
About Bernstein Liebhard LLP
Bernstein Liebhard LLP is a New York-based law firm exclusively representing injured persons in complex individual and class action lawsuits nationwide since 1993, including those who have been harmed by dangerous drugs, defective medical devices and consumer products. The firm has been named by The National Law Journal to the “Plaintiffs’ Hot List,” recognizing the top plaintiffs’ firms in the country, for the past 10 consecutive years.
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Felecia L. Stern, Esq.
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