Nobel Biocare $1.3M Dental Impact Settlement Stalls

Law360, Los Angeles (May 13, 2013, 4:23 PM EDT) -- A proposed settlement to resolve a $450 million federal lawsuit accusing Nobel Biocare Holding AG of misrepresenting a dental implant dentists said caused bone and gum problems stalled at a hearing in California Monday when a dispute arose over whether the settlement forms break the law.

Nobel Biocare raised issues last month with the $1.3 million settlement agreement it reached with a class of nearly 3,000 dentists, arguing that a claims form process advocated by the plaintiffs would force Nobel to “not comply with the medical device reporting...
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Case Title

Jason M. Yamada v. Nobel Biocare Holding AG et al

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit

Personal Inj. Prod. Liability


Michael W. Fitzgerald

Date Filed

June 30, 2010

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