Hips will be huge next year

Plaintiffs target hip replacements.

, The National Law Journal


About 3,500 lawsuits filed against DePuy Orthopaedics Inc. over its ASR hip implants, which the company recalled on Aug. 24, 2010. Since close to 93,000 patients worldwide have had the devices implanted, plaintiffs' attorneys are predicting the litigation will be huge.

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