Nobel Fights $4M Attys' Fee Bid In Dental Implant Suit

Law360, New York (September 26, 2013, 3:37 PM EDT) -- A $4.3 million attorneys' fee request tacked on to a settlement to resolve a $450 million class action lawsuit accusing Nobel Biocare Holding AG of marketing defective dental implants is “embarrassingly high” and should be rejected, Nobel told a federal judge Wednesday.

Nobel, which in April agreed to pay $1.3 million to settle the suit brought by a class of more than 2,900 dentists over bone and gum problems allegedly caused by its dental implants, lambasted class counsel for requesting “astronomically high” fees in a straightforward case,...
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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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