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Joseph H. Saunders

Wallcur Medical IV Saline Bag Recall

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is investigating Wallcur, a San Diego based company, for shipping hundreds of non-sterile saline bags and syringes. These bags were produced for training health care workers not for use with human patients. However, […]

Joseph H. Saunders

Treatment Options for Transvaginal Mesh Patients

Future Medical Care for Mesh Patients Many of the women that my firm represents in Transvaginal Mesh lawsuits have had multiple surgeries for mesh removal and still suffer pain on a daily basis. I have had many tearful meetings with […]

Joseph H. Saunders

Florida Verdict of $26.7 Million in Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit

  It only took a Miami jury only four hours to find Boston Scientific guilty of failing to warn doctors and patients about the risks associated with their defectively designed Pinnacle pelvic-organ implants. This verdict was handed down two weeks […]

Joseph H. Saunders

Stryker Rejuvenate Hip Lawsuits Settled

After months of mediation, Stryker Corporation has agreed to settle more than 4000 lawsuits over its defective Rejuvenate and ABG II hip implants. The suits had been consolidated in New Jersey state court and a Minneapolis Federal court. Under the […]

Joseph H. Saunders

More DePuy ASR Hip Implant Cases Near Settlement

Johnson & Johnson may be close to an agreement to make payments that could reach $250 million to resolve an additional 1000 lawsuits related to the faulty ASR hip implant. These suits had all been excluded from the landmark 2013 […]

Joseph H. Saunders

DePuy Pinnacle Hip Implant Jury Renders Zero Verdict

After an 8-week trial and twelve hours of deliberation over three days a Dallas jury returned a defense verdict in the first DePuy Pinnacle bellwether trial. The jury in this case concluded that the metal-on-metal Pinnacle hip was not defective […]

Joseph H. Saunders

DePuy Pinnacle Hip Implant Jury Deliberating

The jury has begun deliberations after an eight-week bellwether trial in Dallas accusing Johnson & Johnson and its DePuy Orthopedic division of negligence, gross negligence, defective product design, failure to warn and violations of the Consumer Protection Act for its […]

Joseph H. Saunders

Stryker Rejuvenate and ABG Hip Implant Lawsuit Update

¬† The Federal Judge assigned to overseeing the Stryker Rejuvenate and ABG II Hip recall lawsuits issued an order last week expanding the pool of cases to be set for early jury trials. These hip implant devices were recalled in […]

Joseph H. Saunders

DePuy ASR Settlement Payments Being Paid

Finally, settlement payments in the 2.5 billion dollar DePuy ASR hip implant settlement are rolling in. The DePuy ASR hip implant was recalled four years ago in 2010 and 8 thousand lawsuits have been filed against the DePuy and Johnson […]

Joseph H. Saunders

Hip Implant Manufacturers Merge: Zimmer Buys Biomet for $13 Billion

Zimmer Holdings, Inc. a maker of artificial hips bought Biomet Orthopedics for $13 Billion today to be in a position to challenge Johnson & Johnson which is the biggest manufacturer or artificial hips in the market place. ¬†DePuy which made […]