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Weitz & Luxenberg Attorney Ellen Relkin To Co-Chair Major DePuy Litigation
Posted on 1 Feb 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - Weitz & Luxenberg has announced that Ellen Relkin, one of the leading attorneys in its Defective Medicines and Medical Devices Litigation Unit, has been selected to co-chair the Plaintiff's Executive Committee acting on behalf of the... Read More

Federal Lawsuits Involving DePuy Hip Replacement Parts Consolidated In Ohio
Posted on 8 Dec 2010 by LexisNexis Tort Law Community Staff

MONTGOMERY, Ala. - It was announced this weekend that federal cases involving allegedly defective hip implant parts manufactured by DePuy Orthopaedics , a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, will be consolidated in federal court in the Northern District... Read More

Defense Verdict Returned In 1st DePuy Pinnacle Hip Bellwether Case
Posted on 24 Oct 2014 by Tom Moylan

DALLAS — (Mealey’s) Jurors in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas on Oct. 23 returned a defense verdict for DePuy Orthopaedics Inc. and parent company Johnson & Johnson in the first Pinnacle hip multidistrict litigation... Read More

DePuy To Pay $2.5 Billion To Settle National ASR Hip Litigation, Parties Announce
Posted on 20 Nov 2013 by Tom Moylan

WARSAW, Ind. — (Mealey’s) The DePuy Orthopaedics Inc. subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson will pay $2.5 billion to settle about 8,000 claims involving its recalled ASR hip prosthesis, according to a joint announcement Nov. 19 by the company... Read More

Seeger Salvas Sues J&J Division Over Recalled Hip Implant Device
Posted on 15 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SAN FRANCISCO - San Francisco-based Seeger Salvas LLP on Aug. 30 filed a series of four lawsuits on behalf of patients from Los Angeles, Chicago, Arizona and Virginia on behalf of hip implant patients who required a painful and expensive second procedure... Read More