Navigation Links
DePuy ASR Lawsuit Settlement Update: Rottenstein Law Group LLP Comments on Report of Proposed Additional Compensation
Date:12/3/2013

(PRWEB) December 03, 2013

On top of a multibillion dollar DePuy ASR settlement, Johnson & Johnson could pay an additional $1 billion in patients’ medical expenses related to the company’s recalled DePuy ASR metal-on-metal hip implant. The Rottenstein Law Group LLP, which represents clients in ASR lawsuits and maintains the website ASR informational website http://www.hiprecallnewscenter.com, explains what it means for those considering an agreement to settle.

The additional funds set aside would cover insurers’ medical costs associated with revision surgery (i.e., surgeries required to replace an ASR hip implant), according to a Nov. 27 Bloomberg report.* The exact amount is unknown, the article said, but would likely be somewhere between $500 million and $1 billion.

“In order to qualify for a DePuy settlement, a patient must meet a very specific set of criteria. There is an even stricter set of criteria to qualify for the additional funds,” said Rochelle Rottenstein, principal of the Rottenstein Law Group LLP. “Settlements can be satisfactory for a plaintiff; nevertheless, before proceeding with any agreement it is important that a hip patient discuss his or her options with an attorney.”

Johnson & Johnson agreed to the multibillion dollar DePuy ASR settlement last month as a way to resolve a majority of the ASR lawsuits pending, according to a Nov. 20 New York Times report.** There are about 12,000 DePuy ASR hip lawsuits pending in federal and state courts, about 8,000 of which were brought by plaintiffs who underwent revision surgery, according to the Times. There are about 4,000 lawsuits remaining that involve plaintiffs who allege they suffered from adverse side effects such as metal poisoning (a/k/a “metallosis.”) Those individuals—and even those who have had revision surgery—are still eligible t
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. DePuy Settlement Update: DePuy Pinnacle Lawsuits Progress in Federal Court, Rottenstein Law Group LLP Reports
2. DePuy ASR Lawsuit Settlement Update: Retired Judge Selected As Claims Administrator, Rottenstein Law Group LLP Reports
3. DePuy ASR™ MDL Lawsuit Update: Settlement Reached in the DePuy ASR™ Hip Implant Multidistrict Litigation (MDL 2197)
4. Chicago Personal Injury Firm of Salvi, Schostok and Pritchard P.C. Calls Attention to Proposed $2.5 Billion DePuy Hip Implant Settlement
5. DePuy ASR Lawsuit Settlement Proposal Moves Forward, as Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes Issuance of New Order in Federal DePuy ASR Recall Litigation
6. DePuy ASR Settlement News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes Appointment of Special Masters, Claims Administrator to Oversee Proposed DePuy ASR Lawsuit Settlement
7. DePuy ASR Lawsuit Settlement News: Johnson & Johnson Deal Still Leaves Opportunity to File Lawsuits, Notes Rottenstein Law Group LLP
8. DePuy Pinnacle Lawsuit News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes Scheduling of Remand Hearings for Federal Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits
9. DePuy ASR Lawsuit Settlement Excludes Many Individuals Who May Have Been Harmed by Devices Included in DePuy ASR Recall, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports
10. DrugRisk Adds Latest Court Update on DePuy Hip Lawsuits
11. DePuy ASR Lawsuit Settlement News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Comments on Announcement of DePuy ASR Recall Settlement
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/27/2015)... This is a professional and ... Omega-3 industry. The report provides a basic overview ... industry chain structure. The Omega-3 market analysis is ... competitive landscape analysis, and key regions development status. ... Company, Seadragon Marine Oils, Norwegian Fish Oil, Croda ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... May 27, 2015 With InnerVoice Communication ... environment where the message is not only heard but seen ... or virtually any motivating image. This award-winning and affordable app ... , Now, using InnerVoice Sender app in ... sent to a learner remotely for no additional cost. , ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... (PRWEB) May 27, 2015 For a limited ... Ghasri, is now offering discounts on facial fillers. Skin loses ... the age of 18. This lost collagen can lead to ... wrinkles and expression lines. Facial fillers are an excellent way ... turn to facial fillers to create a softer and more ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... May 27, 2015 Decorview , ... America, is offering free design advice to homeowners looking ... , “Light pollution caused by streetlights, outdoor signs, ... restless night’s sleep, said Kim Rush, VP of sales ... cities across North America with recently installed LED streetlights– ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... CRN International, the radio marketing and promotions ... Financial Officer. , Prinner most recently was Principal of ... financial/operational executive positions at telecom and technology services companies ... and SNET. His accounting and consulting career began ... will be able to tap into his experience of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Omega-3 Market: Global 2015 Analysis & 2020 Forecasts on Market Size 2Health News:Newly Released: InnerVoice Sender App Ups the Ante in Communication Technology for Autism with Remote Prompting 2Health News:Newly Released: InnerVoice Sender App Ups the Ante in Communication Technology for Autism with Remote Prompting 3Health News:Newly Released: InnerVoice Sender App Ups the Ante in Communication Technology for Autism with Remote Prompting 4Health News:Dermatologist, Dr. Peyman Ghasri, is Now Offering Discounts on Facial Fillers 2Health News:Decorview Helps Homeowners Combat Light Pollution 2Health News:CRN International Names New Chief Financial Officer 2
... for years may be embarrassed to let a spouse or partner ... shyness can hamper a couple,s willingness to do total body skin ... melanoma. Melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer, can appear ... "I had a woman tell me, ,I don,t want my husband ...
... DE May 20, 2008 A new ... therapy and fluticasone/salmeterol combination therapy, as measured by ... in the study were ages 18 years and ... been previously treated with inhaled corticosteroids.1 Results were ...
... It is not uncommon to find tissue that normally lines ... "heterotopic" gastric tissue has been identified in such diverse locations ... , This case, reported by a team led by Dr. ... edition of the World Journal of Gastroenterology. , Typically, when ...
... than a dose-response effect on mortality from alcohol-related liver ... beverage, was more significant to liver injury. , This ... You-Ming Li from Zhejiang University, is described in a ... in the World Journal of Gastroenterology. , The study ...
... with cirrhosis of the liver develop abnormally dilated blood ... vomiting may occur from the rupture of these varices, ... eradicate these varices. To achieve this, an elastic band ... allows the consecutive application of up to six rubber ...
... and calm, according to a new study from the Population ... at about age 60, participants reported more feelings of ease ... John Mirowsky, professors of sociology, have published the findings in ... issue of Social Science and Medicine. The research was funded ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:A loving partner can save your skin 2Health News:A loving partner can save your skin 3Health News:Heterotopic gastric tissue simulating acute appendicitis 2Health News:How to save cost for esophageal varices? 2Health News:With age comes a sense of peace and calm 2
(Date:5/27/2015)... , May 27, 2015 In ... the Canadian International Pharmacy Association (CIPA) ... online from licensed Canadian pharmacies. Approximately 64% of respondents ... medications from a non-U.S. pharmacy due to costs ... not covered under their insurance plan.   ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... , May 27, 2015  Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the ... City on Monday, June 1 at 8:30 a.m. ... subsequently archived webcast of the presentation, go to the  Investor ... .  Please connect to the web site at least 15 ...
(Date:5/27/2015)...  Later this week, Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions ... outcomes research (HEOR) studies that reinforce the importance ... reimbursement strategies.   Dr. Bruce ... of Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions, says that physicians, ... more than a decade that clinical trials alone ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Canadian International Pharmacy Association (CIPA) Survey of Americans Finds 64% Purchase Medications from Canada Due to Affordability 2Canadian International Pharmacy Association (CIPA) Survey of Americans Finds 64% Purchase Medications from Canada Due to Affordability 3Genomic Health to Present at the Jefferies 2015 Global Healthcare Conference 2Genomic Health to Present at the Jefferies 2015 Global Healthcare Conference 3New Studies Reinforce Important Role Real-World Patient Data Can Play in Developing Value-based Reimbursement Strategies 2New Studies Reinforce Important Role Real-World Patient Data Can Play in Developing Value-based Reimbursement Strategies 3
...  NxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM ), a ... to release its financial results for the fourth quarter ... February 29, 2012  before the opening of the financial ... NxStage will also host a conference call at ...
... (OTC BB: IVOB), a medical device company focused on ... that the National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) in Brazil ... a Class II device. This approval allows the INVOcell ... Brazil and marks a major milestone in the history ...
Cached Medicine Technology:NxStage® to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Financial Results 2INVO Bioscience Announces Approval of INVOcell by Brazil's ANVISA 2INVO Bioscience Announces Approval of INVOcell by Brazil's ANVISA 3
For the qualitative detection of cardiac troponin I (cTnl) in human whole blood and serum specimens...
For the qualitative detection of cardiac troponin I (cTnl) in human whole blood and serum specimens...
For the qualitative detection of antibodies to Treponema pallidum in human serum, plasma and whole blood specimens...
For the qualitative detection of antibodies to HIV-1 and HIV-2 in human serum, plasma and whole blood specimens...
Medicine Products: