Nobel To Pay $1.3M To Settle Faulty Implant Suit

Law360, New York (May 22, 2013, 2:02 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Tuesday granted preliminary approval to a settlement resolving a $450 million class action accusing Nobel Biocare Holding AG of marketing defective dental implants that caused bone and gum problems, after the parties resolved a dispute over the deal.

U.S. District Judge Michael W. Fitzgerald approved the $1.3 million agreement after the plaintiffs — a class of just more than 2,900 dentists — and Nobel hammered out their differences over the proposed settlement claim process and related claim forms for the deal,...
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Case Information

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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