STORY FROM: Hip & Knee Implant Litigation
Wright Medical Technology Files Statement of Appeal in Conserve Hip Implant Case
June 20, 2016
ATLANTA –– Wright Medical Technology Inc. has filed a civil appeal statement, asking the 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals to address whether the defendant is entitled to judgment in its favor on all claims or a new trial, in part, on the ground that a second verdict reflected jury bias or confusion.
In the June 7 appeal statement filed with the 11th Circuit, the defendant also said that it is entitled to a judgment as a matter of law on the plaintiffs’ negligence claims since “the jury never found that the hip replacement components had defects that were the ...
Civil Appeal Statement