Lawsuit Settlement News Website Reports DePuy ASR $2.5 Billion Hip Litigation Settlement, However Many Cases Remain Ongoing - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Lawsuit Settlement News Website Reports DePuy ASR $2.5 Billion Hip Litigation Settlement, However Many Cases Remain Ongoing

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MT Services LLC informs plaintiffs on options for Johnson & Johnson Inc. settlements, as well as support with cases including Biomet, Stryker, and Wright Hip Litigations.

LOS ANGELES, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MT Services LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement News Reporting company, which operates a lawsuit help center:, reports today Johnson & Johnson's $2.5 billion lawsuit settlement was for an estimated 8,000 patients facing injuries from the metal-on-metal implant that needed surgical replacement, also called revision surgery. Although 8,000 cases were involved in this first settlement, many DePuy ASR™ XL Acetabular Hip System or ASR™ Hip Resurfacing System cases remain open that have not had revision or revisions after August 2013. In addition, several other manufactures still have remaining cases open including Biomet, Stryker, and Wright Hips.

Chris Janish, CEO of MTS commented on the various hip litigations, "Metal-on-metal hips have been an ongoing problem for many years, causing Metallosis and eventual painful revision or corrective surgeries. The DePuy ASR settlement is an indication of the severity of these products, with an average settlement value of $250K per case. However, there are still many other remaining hip manufactures with metal components that continue to cause patients ongoing problems. We urge patients to seek immediate legal consultation if they are having problems with any of the hips listed on our site prior to the statute of the limitations to file a claim expires."

To obtain a free legal consultation or case evaluation on your potential hip lawsuit, apply online at:

MT Services provides a brief update on the following hip litigations:

  • DePuy Orthopaedics' ASR Hip Replacement Systems recall settlement included cases having revisions prior to August 2013
  • DePuy Orthopaedics ASR Revision cases after August 2013 remain open
  • DePuy Pinnacle Hip Model has no current recall, however thousands of lawsuits have been filed for the same complications as the ASR cases. Industry experts believe the litigation will continue to drag on as J&J fights to settle for same values as the ASR models. 
  • Biomet's M2a 38 and M2a Magnum hip implant system settlements have an average settlement value of $200k based on the settlement announced in February 2014
  • Stryker ABG II, Rejuvenate, and Accolade Femoral Stem Hip Models are facing up to 20k cases after a voluntary recall. Industry experts believe settlement amounts could top $500K for severe cases involving corrosion, Metallosis, and revision surgery. 
  • Wright's Conserve and Profemur Z Stem are facing thousands of lawsuits from victims experiencing pain and complications. No recall has been made and the litigation is in early its stages.   

To learn more about each hip litigations visit:

MT Services is continuing to provide legal assistance to others experiencing pain such as inflammation, infection to surrounding areas, and Metallosis by providing lawsuit pre-settlement funding, surgical funding, refinancing opportunities for previous lawsuit cash advances, and hip attorney referrals for patients requesting them. MT Services believes the hip implant injuries are piling up, and are not limited to the recalled ASR Systems. Victims facing injuries from the Pinnacle Hip Model as well as Stryker and other manufacturers may be eligible for compensation even though no recalls have been made to date. 

If you or a loved one has been injured or harmed by DePuy, Stryker, Biomet, or Wright Hip products or another hip manufacturer and need lawsuit help, including finding a Stryker hip implant recall law firm, obtaining pre-settlement lawsuit funding, or obtaining funding on your settled ASR case, call right now to speak to a live agent at 877.571.0405. You may also fill out a quick application online at: and an agent will contact you shortly.

Chris Janish, CEO
Ph. 877.571.0405 

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