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Calif. Plaintiff Seeks Coordination of Wright Medical Hip Actions
March 22, 2012
LOS ANGELES - A California hip implant plaintiff has petitioned the California Judicial Council to create a coordinated proceeding for lawsuits against Wright Medical Technology and related defendants. Wright v. Wright Medical Technology, Inc., No. BC476193 (Calif. Super. Ct., Los Angeles Cty.).
The Petition for Coordination of Wright Hip System Product Liability Actions and Application for Stay Order was received by the Judicial Council on March 19 in the case of Mary Wright v. Wright Medical Technology, which is pending in Los Angeles County Superior Court.
Petitioner Wright asks that any coordinated proceeding be assigned to the Central Civil West ...