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Eric T. Chaffin

FDA Updates Communication on Metal-On-Metal Hip Implants

On January 17, 2013, the FDA released an updated safety communication on metal-on-metal (MoM) hip implants. Prosthetics that place a metal ball inside a metal cup, or that have other all-metal…

Eric T. Chaffin

First DePuy ASR Trial Ends in $8.34 Million Verdict for Plaintiff

The first of more than 10,000 DePuy ASR hip lawsuits went to trial in February 2013 and recently ended with an $8.34 million verdict for the plaintiff. Montana resident Loren Kransky filed his…

Eric T. Chaffin

First DePuy ASR Trial Reveals Telling Evidence

The first DePuy ASR hip lawsuit to go to trial began January 25, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. Plaintiff Loren Klansky—one of about 10,000 with claims against DePuy Orthopaedics and…