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    • DePuy Pinnacle Bad Hip Verdict Slashed

      DePuy Pinnacle Bad Hip Verdict Slashed

      U.S. District Judge Ed Kinkeade has sliced the $500 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson and its DePuy unit over its defective metal-on-metal Pinnacle hip implants to about $151 million. According to Judge Ed Kinkeade, he was forced to reduce […]

    • Cook IVC Filter Lawsuits Settlement not reached

      Cook IVC Filter Lawsuits Settlement not reached

      Cook Medical and plaintiffs who have filed an IVC filter lawsuit against the company failed to reach settlement over the IVC filter personal injury, wrongful death and product liability claims, at a meeting held earlier this week. Cook Medical and plaintiffs […]

    • DePuy Pinnacle Trials Set for September

      DePuy Pinnacle Trials Set for September

      Earlier this year, a Texas jury slammed Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary DePuy over its failed Pinnacle hip implants, awarding $500 million. The DePuy Pinnacle hip implant is a metal-on-metal implant system that fails prematurely, releasing particles of metal […]

    • J&J Hysterectomy Cancer Lawsuits Settled

      J&J Hysterectomy Cancer Lawsuits Settled

      According to sources nearly 90% of the morcellator hysterectomy cancer lawsuits filed against Johnson & Johnson’s Ethicon unit have been settled. Cancer ridden women afflicted with leimyosarcoma, an aggressive form of uterine cancer and their families filed personal injury and […]

    • Cook Gunther Tulip IVC Filter Lawsuits Moving to Trial

      Cook Gunther Tulip IVC Filter Lawsuits Moving to Trial

      The federal multidistrict litigation against Cook Medical took another positive step recently. Cook Medical and plaintiffs have agreed to bellwether cases that will be prepared for early trial dates. Cook IVC Filter Federal MDL All federal product liability and personal […]

    • J&J Ethicon Under Fire by States over its Mesh Device Injuries

      J&J Ethicon Under Fire by States over its Mesh Device Injuries

      There are over 100,000 vaginal mesh injury lawsuits pending nationwide, involving claims that women suffered painful and serious side effects/complications after receiving pelvic mesh products sold by Johnson & Johnson (J&J), American Medical Systems (AMS), Bard, and Boston Scientific among […]

    • Epidemic of Metal on Metal Hip failures

      Epidemic of Metal on Metal Hip failures

      According to orthopedic experts, we have only seen the tip of the iceberg when it comes to painful revisions for failing hip metal on metal implants. Poor patients, they were sold a bill of goods from the orthopedic device manufacturers […]

    • Actos Bladder Cancer Lawsuits continue to be filed

      Actos Bladder Cancer Lawsuits continue to be filed

      As the $2.7 billion Actos Bladder Cancer settlement lumbers towards completion, after being announced a year ago, comes new court data that shows that more plaintiffs are filing bladder cancer and wrongful death claims against Takeda the manufacturer of the […]

    • Xarelto Bleeding Lawsuits Moving Ahead

      Xarelto Bleeding Lawsuits Moving Ahead

      As the wheels of Justice for Xarelto victims slowly grinds forward, comes news that the federal court overseeing the multidistrict litigation has selected the bellwether trial cases. There are currently over 5,250  similar injury claims pending in the Xarelto MDL […]

    • J&J Talcum Powder under fire for Ovarian Cancer

      J&J Talcum Powder under fire for Ovarian Cancer

      Hot on the heels of two back to back stunning jury verdicts for its of Johnson’s Baby Powder, Shower-to-Shower and other similar products,  Johnson and Johnson (J&J) continues to deny any liability. Many in the medical industry have suspected for […]