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New Jersey Court Moves Toward Stryker Hip Settlements

Dawn Snyder | August 21st, 2014
Inflamed Hip

A number of Stryker hip settlements were reached through multi-county litigation pending in the Superior Court of New Jersey. A recent court case management order by the presiding Judge Brian R. Martinotti puts more of the cases on track toward mediation. The case management order, issued August 4, 2014, affects more than 2,000 cases involving Stryker Rejuvenate & ABG II… Read more »

More Stryker Rejuvenate Plaintiffs Settle Lawsuits

Jacky Gale | July 18th, 2014
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Additional Stryker Rejuvenate hip settlements have been reached, although the terms of the settlement agreements have not been disclosed. The plaintiffs who agreed to the settlements had filed lawsuits against Stryker Orthopaedics, which were centralized into a multicounty litigation (MCL) proceeding before Superior Court Judge Brian R. Martinotti in Bergen County, New Jersey. To date, more than 1,500 lawsuits are… Read more »

Stryker Rejuvenate MDL Turns to State Court for Mediation Guidance

Steve Cid | May 8th, 2014
Stryker Hip Replacement Lawsuit

Four Stryker attorneys have been ordered by the U.S. District Court judge presiding over the federal Rejuvenate Multidistrict Litigation (MDL) to explore the successful mediation results currently happening in separate state court proceedings in New Jersey. The attorneys were ordered on April 22 by U.S. District Judge Donovan Frank, who is presiding over the MDL in Minnesota, to serve on a… Read more »

Stryker Hip Litigation: A Status Update

Staff Writer | April 24th, 2014

More than 1,500 lawsuits have been filed against Howmedica Osteonics Corp, the manufacturer of Stryker Rejuvenate, ABG II Modular-Neck Hip Stems, and the Trident hip implant, alleging early failure of the devices due to metal fretting and corrosion at the modular stem. Approximately 600 cases have been assigned to the federal multidistrict court (MDL) in the District of Minnesota for… Read more »

Stryker Rejuvenate Hip Settlement Progress in New Jersey State Court

Laura Woods | April 17th, 2014
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A Stryker Rejuvenate hip settlement has been reached for many plaintiffs involved in the second round of lawsuits mediated in New Jersey state court. More than 1,500 product liability lawsuits are currently pending against Howmedica Osteonics over their Stryker Rejuvenate and ABG II modular femoral neck-stems. Nearly 600 cases are pending in the federal court system, while 954 are pending… Read more »