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Stryker Hip Lawsuit

On July 6, 2012 device manufacturer Stryker issued a voluntary recall of the Rejuvenate and ABG II hip replacement components due to the risk of fretting, corrosion, and resulting tissue damage. If you or a loved one has had a Stryker hip implant and has had complications, please call the number listed above or complete the form to the right to receive a free evaluation of your claim.

Four Stryker Rejuvenate Hip Lawsuits Settle During Mediation

Laura Woods | January 16th, 2014
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Early mediation efforts have resulted in Stryker hip settlements for four plaintiffs. Approximately 1,000 injured patients have filed suit against Howmedica Osteonics Corp., Stryker’s parent company, regarding complications with their Rejuvenate and ABG II hip implants. This number is expected to rise in the coming months. Roughly half of the claims against the company are pending in New Jersey state… Read more »

Stryker Hip Lawsuit Dismissed by Federal Judge

Ava Lawson | December 12th, 2013
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On October 31, 2012, Judge Joseph Tauro of the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts dismissed a Stryker hip lawsuit for lack of diversity jurisdiction. The claim was filed by a Massachusetts resident after his mother, 79-year old Clara Exum, died after receiving reconstructive hip surgery to revise a previous operation that used “unspecified Stryker parts.” In June… Read more »

Illinois Couple File Stryker Hip Lawsuit

Neal Donaghy | November 17th, 2013
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A Stryker hip lawsuit was filed by an Illinois couple in Minnesota’s District Court on November 11th. It has been added to the ongoing multidistrict litigation proceedings underway against the medical firm. The case contends that the husband suffered repeated complications as a result of a defective implant, and was forced to undergo surgery to explant the device. The plaintiff… Read more »

Florida State Court Consolidates Stryker Hip Lawsuits for Discovery

Neal Donaghy | October 20th, 2013
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An announcement made on October 17 revealed that the Broward County Circuit Court in Florida is granting consolidation of lawsuits relating to the Stryker Rejuvenate Total Hip System. Cases lodged with the court will be coordinated for discovery purposes only. The consolidation order, which applies to 13 Rejuvenate hip lawsuits, was entered on October 3, by Circuit Court Judge Marina… Read more »

Another Stryker Hip Complications Lawsuit Filed in Illinois

Laura Woods | September 12th, 2013
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Another lawsuit was filed regarding Stryker hip complications on September 4, in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois, Peoria Division. Plaintiff Robert Rodene is suing the Stryker Corporation and Howmedica Osteonics Corp. claiming the company failed to properly disclose the risks and serious side effects associated with its Rejuvenate Modular Hip System. The plaintiff, a resident… Read more »