metal hip lawsuit

Wright Conserve Hip Lawsuits Consolidated in Multidistrict Litigation

by NadrichCohenLLP March 27, 2012 Personal Injury

A third multidistrict litigation (MDL) has been established to handle federal lawsuits involving defective metal hip implants. The newest MDL involves lawsuits filed in connection with the Conserve metal hip, manufactured by Wright Medical Technologies. According to court documents, the U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation voted to consolidate federal Wright Conserve hip lawsuits on […]

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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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