Zimmer Hip Lawsuit News | Zimmer Hip Lawsuit - Part 2

Zimmer Hip Lawsuit Alleges Years of Pain, Reduced Mobility

Whitney Taylor | June 9th, 2014
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A plaintiff has filed a Zimmer hip revision surgery lawsuit in Los Angeles Superior Court, claiming his defective Zimmer Durom Cup implant caused him years of significant pain and reduced mobility. The plaintiff did not undergo revision surgery for nearly six years, since his initial surgeon was unaware of the potential risk of early device failure associated with the Durom… Read more »

Zimmer Durom Cup Lawsuit Gets Next Green Light

Kristina Robb-Dover | May 12th, 2014
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After bringing strict liability claims against the manufacturer of the Zimmer Durom Cup hip and the hospital that supplied them, an Arizona woman has learned that her case can proceed in state courts. Federal judge Paul G. Rosenblatt of the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona remanded plaintiff Myfanwy Patricia Ioli’s lawsuit to the Maricopa County Superior Court… Read more »

Plaintiffs Demand Compensation from Zimmer for Unprecedented Failure

Jacky Gale | April 28th, 2014
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A family from New York has filed a Zimmer hip replacement lawsuit demanding compensation for the alleged “unprecedented failure” of the defendants’ hip implant. The lawsuit involves the alleged defective design and manufacture of the Durom Acetabular Component, or Durom Cup. The complaint was filed on April 15, 2014 on behalf of Michael and Susan Wren. It is currently proceeding in… Read more »

Durom Cup Lawsuit Alleges Implant Caused Metallosis

Laura Woods | April 14th, 2014
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A Florida woman has filed a Zimmer Durom Cup lawsuit that will be added to the ongoing Zimmer hip multidistrict litigation in New Jersey. Christina C. Reilly underwent a left total hip replacement surgery on January 5, 2007 and a right total hip replacement surgery on February 29, 2008. She received a Zimmer Durom Acetabular implant in both surgeries. “After… Read more »

Allegedly Defective Zimmer Hip Implant Led to Disability, Disfigurement

Jacky Gale | March 31st, 2014
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Another Zimmer hip lawsuit was recently added to the multidistrict litigation (MDL) No. 2158 for pretrial proceedings. A Maine woman filed her lawsuit on March 25, 2014, alleging that Zimmer’s Durom Cup implant caused significant pain and disability, and forced her to undergo revision surgery. Carolyn O. Eaton demands compensatory damages in excess of $75,000 for economic and non-economic losses… Read more »