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Another Zimmer Hip Replacement Lawsuit Added to MDL

Steve Cid | December 9th, 2014
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Zimmer Holdings, the manufacturer and distributor of the Durom Cup hip resurfacing prosthesis, has been hit with yet another hip replacement lawsuit as part of the ongoing litigation in federal court. In this case, Ms. Patty Jannusch, a Wisconsin woman, had the Durom Acetabular Component, also known as the Durom Cup, implanted in February, 2008, in what were to be… Read more »

Business Troubles Cited in Zimmer Durom Cup Revision Lawsuit

Katarina Siegfeld | November 24th, 2014
Zimmer Hip Replacement Lawsuit

The complaint in the latest Zimmer Durom Cup revision lawsuit alleges business impediments as well as many personal troubles that the plaintiff suffered as the result of a failed hip implant.  The plaintiff is one of hundreds to file a lawsuit over the Durom Cup hip implants, whose allegedly faulty design has resulted in an unprecedented failure rate. Brent E…. Read more »

First Zimmer Durom Cup Lawsuit Heads to Trial

Laura Woods | November 10th, 2014
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The trial for the first Zimmer Durom Cup lawsuit to be heard by a jury began last Monday, on November 1, in the St. Clair County Circuit Court of Illinois. John Pugliese’s case will serve as a test to help both parties gauge the jury reaction to the testimony and allegations that will likely be presented in most of the… Read more »

Zimmer Durom Hip Cup Lawsuit Filed by KY Couple

Katarina Siegfeld | October 27th, 2014
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A Zimmer Durom hip cup lawsuit has been filed by a Kentucky couple over the damage purportedly inflicted by the defective hip replacement device.  In their complaint, Helen and Charles Schultz allege that both have suffered due to the hip failure that Helen sustained due to the defective design of the Durom Acetabular Component (popularly known as the “Durom Cup”)…. Read more »

Zimmer Hip Replacement Complications Linked to FDA Shortcomings

Dawn Snyder | October 16th, 2014
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In the minds of countless Americans, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) provides consumers with a certain level of protection from unsafe or ineffective drugs and medical devices. But according to a recent study, relaxed supervision by the FDA has led to major shortcomings in testing and reviewing new medical devices. There is reason to believe that tighter regulations… Read more »