Zimmer NexGen MDL Nears Finish With Confidential Deal
By Diana Novak Jones (June 12, 2018, 4:46 PM EDT) -- Counsel for a group of consumers who claim Zimmer Inc.'s NexGen knee implants failed as a result of flawed design told the Illinois federal judge overseeing their multidistrict litigation Tuesday that they have agreed on terms for a final confidential settlement.
Tobias Millrood of Pogust Braslow & Millrood LLC, co-lead counsel for the plaintiffs in the MDL, told U.S. District Judge Rebecca Pallmeyer in a conference-call status hearing that there are only minor administrative tasks left before the settlement resolving nearly 300 suits against the medical device maker can get rolling.
The drafting of the settlement's terms and attendant documents is...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!