First DePuy Hip Implant Trial Set to Begin in Los Angeles
After several years of litigation against Johnson & Johnson following the massive recall of their DePuy ASR hip implant, the first trial in the country is set to begin in Los Angeles, California. Earlier this week, the court unsealed several damaging documents that showed internal knowledge and data that Johnson & Johnson had regarding the DePuy ASR hip implant.
The problems with the hip implant are widespread and have been reported in nearly 40% of all implants installed. The FDA issued a recall in 2010 and has remained involved in future metal on metal hip implant medical device approvals processes indicated that they may required companies to go through a Pre-Market Approval (PMA) prior to being released on the market. Currently, the DePuy ASR hip implant was released on the market without testing on humans.
There are over 10,000 individuals cases failed across the country against Johnson & Johnson due to the failure of the defective hip implant. TorkLaw is currently offering individuals who have been injured by the DePuy ASR hip implant free legal consultations. Call now for more information (888) 845-9696.
Patients with the DePuy ASR hip implant may suffer from metallosis, require a revision surgery or experience other difficulties with the DePuy ASR hip implant. Don’t guess about your legal rights – you may be entitled to compensation. Call now (888) 845-9696 or visit the DePuy Hip Recall Center now.