Biomet Off Hook For Elbow Fixator Claims

Law360, New York (March 22, 2010, 6:21 PM EDT) -- The Colorado Court of Appeals has affirmed the dismissal of a failure-to-warn lawsuit over EBI OptiRom, saying Biomet Inc. and a subsidiary are not liable for a permanent injury to a man's arm because the companies had warned his physician of the risks associated with using the external elbow fixator.

A three-judge panel of the Colorado Court of Appeals said Thursday that Judge Morris B. Hoffman of the City and County of Denver District Court was right to toss the lawsuit filed by Kerry and Anne...
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