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Wright Profemur Total Hip and Z System Implants Alleging Defective Design Legal News Articles & Interviews
November 10, 2016. By Lucy Campbell.
Santa Clara, CA: A $240 million settlement has been reached in multidistrict product liability litigation over defective Wright hip implants. The settlement effectively ends five years of litigation brought by 1,300 claimants who alleged their Wright hip implants failed anywhere from 150 days to eight years following hip replacement surgery.Read [ $240 Million Settlement Agreed in Wright Defective Hip Implant MDL ]
November 26, 2015. By Lucy Campbell.
Read [ $11M Awarded in Bellwether Wright Conserve Hip Implant MDL ]
Santa Clara, CA A jury has awarded an $11 million verdict against Wright Medical Technology Inc, the makers of allegedly defective Wright Conserve Hip Implants. Considered a bellwether trial in multidistrict litigation (MDL), the Atlanta jury found the plaintiff did have a defective hip implant, and that Wright had misrepresented the safety of the device.