STORY FROM: Hip & Knee Implant Litigation
Zimmer: More Than 99 Percent of Eligible Claimants Participating in Durom Hip Cup Settlement Program
December 27, 2016
TRENTON, N.J. –– According to a letter submitted by both parties in the Zimmer Durom Cup Products Liability Multidistrict Litigation, more than 99 percent of eligible claimants are participating in the Settlement Program, and settlements have been reached in principle with more than half of the eligible claimants.
In the Dec. 12 letter written to Hon. Susan D. Wigenton of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, the parties also said that while it has not reached the threshold of 90 percent of eligible claimants reaching a settlement without mediation, “we continue to work diligently toward increasing ...