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DePuy Pinnacle Lawsuit News: Nearly 5,600 DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits Now Pending in Federal Multidistrict Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports
New York, NY (PRWEB) February 03, 2014
DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuits (http://www.depuypinnacle-lawsuit.com/) involving a metal-on-metal version of the Pinnacle hip system continue to mount in the federal multidistrict litigation underway in U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to a Master Case List issued by the Court on January 31, 2014, at least 5,590 DePuy Pinnacle lawsuits have been filed in the proceeding on behalf of individuals who were allegedly injured by a version of the Pinnacle Hip Replacement System that utilizes the Ultamet liner. The number of claims has increased by nearly 100 since the Court issued its last update on January 2nd. (In re: DePuy Orthopaedics Inc. Pinnacle Hip Implant Product Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2244)
“It is not at all surprising that the number of claims pending in this proceeding is nearing 5,600. Our Firm is representing numerous individuals in DePuy Pinnacle lawsuits, and we continue to receive inquiries from others who were allegedly injured by the all-metal Pinnacle on a regular basis,” says Bernstein Liebhard LLP, a nationwide law firm representing victims of dangerous drugs and medical devices. The Firm continues to offer free DePuy Pinnacle lawsuit reviews to individuals who may have been injured as a result of this metal-on-metal hip implant.