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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 »

Florida Woman Takes on Zimmer Holdings in Defective Durom Cup Lawsuit

Steve Cid | September 30th, 2014
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Norma Babycos, a Florida resident, filed a defective Durom Cup lawsuit on August 26, 2014 against Zimmer Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiary, Zimmer, Inc. in United States District Court, District of New Jersey. The lawsuit was consolidated into Durom Hip Cup Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2158 before Judge Susan D. Wigenton, alleging that Zimmer had full knowledge of the… Read more »

Plaintiff in New Zimmer Hip Lawsuit Faces Revision Surgery

Katarina Siegfeld | September 15th, 2014
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The complaint in a recently filed Zimmer hip revision surgery lawsuit details the plaintiff’s struggles after undergoing hip replacement surgery, enduring complications that will likely necessitate additional surgery. Plaintiff Judith A. Kelly filed her lawsuit on September 5 in the U.S. District Court of the Western District of New York (Buffalo) concerning her failed Zimmer hip implant.  Kelly v. Zimmer… Read more »