Two knee replacement lawsuits in the Bair Hugger MDL are being prepared for bellwether trials, which are scheduled to begin in April 2018.
A California man who had total knee replacement with the DePuy Synthes Attune Knee said he's worse after the surgery than when he was injured falling off a ladder.
A Pennsylvania man who claims he was severely injured after being implanted with Physiomesh has filed a products liability lawsuit against the manufacturers.
An Oregon woman who claims she was severely injured by the Physiomesh hernia patch has filed a lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson and its Ethicon unit.
A Pennsylvania couple alleging a life-threatening infection M. Chimaera infection from a heater-cooler device has filed a lawsuit against the manufacturers.
Exactech Inc. is facing a lawsuit in Georgia filed by a plaintiff who claims severe and permanent injuries after receiving the company's Optetrak knee replacement.
Heart surgery patients treated with heater-cooler devices at Children’s Hospital in New Orleans have been diagnosed with a rare bacterial infection.
A lawsuit filed by a Pennsylvania woman who claims she had property damage from a 2014 house fire has been settled out of court.
Intra-aortic balloon pumps recalled over alleged defects that could cause failure of the devices, adverse health complications, and death. At least one patient death due to failure of the balloon pump to initiate therapy has been reported.
Physiomesh complications lawsuit filed in Arkansas, transferred to MDL in Georgia.