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Johnson & Johnson Challenges British Medical Journal Findings on DePuy Metal Hips

by NadrichCohenLLP May 14, 2012 Personal Injury

Johnson & Johnson is challenging findings from several research studies published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) which question the safety of all-metal hip implants. Johnson & Johnson, along with its subsidiary DePuy Orthopedics, is currently facing thousands of lawsuits in the U.S. and around the world in connection with injuries allegedly caused by its […]

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First DePuy Hip Lawsuit Expected to Go to Trial in December

by NadrichCohenLLP April 26, 2012 Personal Injury

Since Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy Orthopedics division announced a recall of its ASR all-metal hips in 2010, the company has faced an increasing number of lawsuits filed on behalf of patients who claim they were injured by one of these devices. As new lawsuits continue to mount, a Nevada judge has set the first trial […]

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British Hip Society Calls for End to Metal Hip Implant Use

by NadrichCohenLLP March 6, 2012 Personal Injury

Amid a growing firestorm of controversy surrounding defective metal hip implants, the British Hip Society is now urging physicians in the UK to stop using the all-metal devices in patients requirement hip replacement surgery. The warning comes just days after the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) issued new guidelines for metal hip implant […]

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British Medical Journal Says Toxic Metal Hip Implants Could Affect Thousands

by NadrichCohenLLP March 2, 2012 Personal Injury

The British Medical Journal (BMJ) recently announced that an investigation into failing metal hip implants has revealed that thousands of patients may potentially suffer toxic poisoning caused by these devices. According to an article published in The Daily Mail,  the British Medical Journal partnered with the BBC to investigate reports of metal poisoning associated with […]

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Johnson and Johnson Marketed Rejected Metal Hip Implants to Overseas Patients

by NadrichCohenLLP February 16, 2012 Accident Claims

Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy Orthopedics is once again the subject of scrutiny as new reports surface that the company marketed a metal hip implant to patients overseas, despite the fact that the FDA failed to grant approval for the device in the U.S. According to a February 14th article published in The New York Times, […]

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