The recent DePuy ASR hip replacement settlement amounts are not indicative what plaintiffs should expect as pending lawsuits ramp up for trial proceedings…. Read more
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The recalled ASR Hip Resurfacing System and the ASR XL Acetabular System just don’t fit the way they’re supposed to.
Many orthopedic doctors believe that the units were poorly designed.
At least one surgeon has testified that the unit he removed from a patient had failed catastrophically.
The purpose of awarding “damages” to a victim in a lawsuit is to put him or her back where he or she was before suffering injury, to the extent possible.
Unfortunately, in order to have any chance of getting the money to which you might be entitled to compensate you for the harms you’ve suffered as a result of having implanted in your body a defective and dangerous replacement hip device manufactured by DePuy Orthopaedics… you have to sue.
If you settle your claim against DePuy without the benefit of experienced legal counsel, you might as well turn over both your old hip and your wallet. DePuy wants to put to rest claims arising from the defects in its ASR devices as quickly as possible. That means offering minimal settlements to victims.
But you deserve much more than the minimum, and the way to get what you deserve is to have a lawyer standing up to DePuy for you. And it couldn’t be easier to contact the firm that will make the process of demanding full compensation as painless as possible.
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