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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 »

Stryker Hip Settlements Reached in New Jersey MCL

Laura Woods | March 13th, 2014
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Eight of the first nine Stryker Rejuvenate recall lawsuits brought against Howmedica in New Jersey state court have been settled. Early mediation efforts have been underway since late 2013, in an attempt to reach Stryker hip settlements and avoid a lengthy litigation process. Approximately 1,500 plaintiffs have filed lawsuits against Howmedica Osteonics Corp., Stryker’s parent company, citing complications with their… Read more »

Mediation Efforts Underway as Stryker Hip Litigation Escalates

Ava Lawson | March 7th, 2014
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By June of 2013, the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation had determined that coordinated pretrial proceedings would best serve plaintiffs and defendants in federal Stryker hip lawsuits. MDL 2441 was established in Minnesota district court, where honorable Judge Donovan Frank was assigned to preside over discovery and other pretrial matters. The Stryker MDL centralized claims involving similar allegations and product… Read more »

Stryker Rejuvenate Settlements Reached in Five Cases

Christopher Lanne | February 13th, 2014
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Settlements have been reached in five out of the ten cases selected for the first phase of mediation in Stryker Rejuvenate hip lawsuits. In August 2013, Judge Martinotti issued a case management order identifying ten plaintiffs to participate in formal mediation sessions. The plaintiffs chose two cases, the defendant chose two cases, and the Court randomly selected the remaining six… Read more »

Stryker Hip Settlements Reached During Mediation

Ava Lawson | January 2nd, 2014
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At least four Stryker Rejuvenate hip lawsuits have been resolved in settlement negotiations this past month, as mediation efforts continue to progress.  Parent company Howmedica Osteonics Corporation confirms that the company faces more than 1,000 product liability cases regarding the recalled hip implant. Featuring modular neck stems, the ABG II and Rejuvenate systems were pulled off the market in July… Read more »