DePuy ASR Lawsuit - MDL Bellwether Trial

DePuy ASR Hip Lawsuit Selected for Federal Bellwether Trial

Sarah Klein | July 29th, 2013 | Posted in News
DePuy ASR Hip Lawsuit Selected for Federal Bellwether Trial

The first DePuy ASR hip lawsuit to serve as a bellwether case in MDL 2197 will be that of Ann McCracken. More than 6,200 cases were consolidated before Judge David Katz in Ohio district court to help streamline pretrial proceedings. After the DePuy ASR hip recall was issued in 2010, thousands of plaintiffs have filed suit, claiming the manufacturer sold a defective hip replacement.

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