Preservation of Device Components Ordered for DePuy Pinnacle Plaintiffs The multidis...
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Preservation of device components ordered for de puy pinnacle plaintiffs

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  • 1. Preservation of Device Components Ordered for DePuy Pinnacle Plaintiffs The multidistrict litigation that is being filed against DePuy Orthopaedics is now moving forward, news reports say. The preservation of explant may be vital for the court proceedings, according to the Case Management Order No.9 issued by United States District Judge Ed Kinkeade. The plaintiffs who underwent hip revision due to defective DePuy Pinnacle hip system are asked to abide in this protocol. The salvaged device may be part ofevidence when the first trials are opened in court which is expected to be inSeptember 2014. Though there are still no news of DePuy recalling theirPinnacle hip system, the number of lawsuits has risen to a staggering 3,000and counting.Read more at:Explant Preservation Order Issued in Federal DePuy Pinnacle MDL

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