Navigation Links
TorkLaw Continuing to Accept DePuy ASR Hip Implant Cases - Deadline Approaching January 6, 2014
Date:12/27/2013

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In November 2013, Johnson & Johnson announced that it has agreed to pay at least $2.5 billion to settle nearly 8,000 DePuy Orthopaedics Hip Implant lawsuits which have been filed across the country.  It is estimated by some accounts that the total settlement figure could reach $4 billion.

The settlement will focus on cases stemming from injuries caused to patients by the recalled DePuy ASR hip system.  The more than 8,000 potential injured victims had to have had revision or corrective surgery prior to August 31, 2013. 

The deadline to register a claim to be a part of this settlement is January 6, 2014.

"We are urging victims of the DePuy hip system to contact us as soon as possible to determine if they are eligible to be a part of the settlement," said Reza Torkzadeh, Founder of The Torkzadeh Law Firm.

The settlement will be handled in two phases.  Victims must first register before the deadline.  They then have until April 1, 2014 to "opt-in."  Once a victim has become a part of the settlement, a baseline value of $250,000.00 per claimant has been set aside.  From there, each claimant will be evaluated independently based on injuries, medical bills, history and other various damages that each victim has suffered.  Additional compensation may then be awarded.

"There are over 12,000 lawsuits filed across the country against Johnson & Johnson for the defective DePuy hip implant.  These metal-on-metal devices are very dangerous and have caused some serious and permanent injuries to victims across the country.  This settlement will help some, but not all of the victims who have been impacted by DePuy.  We intend on litigating cases on behalf of those who are not compensated under this settlement," said Torkzadeh.

If you have been injured by the DePuy ASR hip implant, please call immediately to be a part of the $2.5 billion settlement.  Call now for a free consultation 888.222.8286. For more information, visit our DePuy Lawsuit information page.

CONTACT: The Torkzadeh Law Firm, 310-935-1111


'/>"/>
SOURCE The Torkzadeh Law Firm
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. TorkLaw Accepting St. Jude Medical Device Cases
2. TorkLaw Accepting DePuy Hip Implant Cases
3. TorkLaw Responds to FDA Warning Letter to St. Jude Medical Regarding Defective Heart Device; Now Representing Patients in 15 States
4. Herborium Announces Continuing Progress In Key Strategic Initiatives
5. China Health Resource Reports on Record Year-End 2011 Results Continuing Strong in 2012
6. EPIC Pharmacies offers members discounted access to online continuing education course - Management & HR Skills for Pharmacists
7. New Research Shows Continuing Medical Education Saves Healthcare Costs
8. MSA Announces Record Continuing Sales and Operating Income
9. Study Results Demonstrate Analytical Treatment Interruption to Assess Antiviral Activity of Argoss Arcelis™ Personalized Immunotherapy for Treatment of HIV Patients, AGS-004, Is Acceptable Strategy for At Least 16 Weeks
10. Attention Veterans: New Medtech Job Training Program Accepting Applications through Friday, August 31
11. Pennsylvania State Police to Accept Expired, Unwanted Prescription Medications
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/12/2016)... Ky. , Feb. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... has completed a $47.1 million Series D ... Cormorant Asset Management, Hillhouse Capital Group and ... Morningside Venture Investments, AJU IB Investment, and ... be used to further advance clinical trials ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... , Feb. 11, 2016 Stem cells are ... characterized by self-renewal and the capacity to differentiate into ... new discovery, as the first mouse embryonic stem cells ... not until 1995 that the first culturing of embryonic ... cells were not produced until 2006 As a result ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... 11, 2016  Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced ... jobs throughout Western New York . ... SUNY Polytechnic Institute, includes a major expansion of Athenex,s ... Buffalo , as well as the creation ... Dunkirk . The combined projects are ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... , ... Planet Future is a Final Cut Pro X themed ... showcasing pictures, videos as well as text in an exciting cartoon environment. Planet Future ... a beautiful frame overlay. Pixel Film Studios makes editing easy; simply insert media into ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... 12, 2016 , ... Fitbody Personal Training offers outdoor training classes which includes ... get fit and healthy. Located in Phoenixville, PA, the classes are structured as fun ... horseback riders who want to lose weight and tone up. This class offers a ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... 11, 2016 , ... SPH Analytics announced today that ... health solutions, MDinsight® and IndiGO®, for its primary care clinicians. The 3-year partnership ... the contract were not disclosed. , As the healthcare market moves towards quality-based ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... February 11, 2016 , ... Dr. Sadati’s recent ... cosmetic procedures. Along with performing procedures, the magazine also highlights that Dr. Sadati ... procedures. One of the most common procedures he performs is his natural facelift. ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... Nashville, TN (PRWEB) , ... February 11, 2016 , ... ... commercial cleaning business to a new market, and it’s the buildings of Nashville that ... much that when I needed to relocate to Nashville, there was no question that ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):