STORY FROM: Hip & Knee Implant Litigation
DePuy Files Motion for New Trial on All Issues in Six Cases That Were Awarded $1 Billion by Jurors
February 1, 2017
DALLAS –– DePuy Orthopaedics Inc. has filed a motion for a new trial on all issues in six Pinnacle Hip Implant cases in which a jury awarded more than $1 billion total, arguing that the trial was “rife with inflammatory and inadmissible evidence concerning matters that were wholly irrelevant to the core liability issues” in the cases.
In addition to the motion for a new trial on all issues –– filed Jan. 31 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas –– the defendant also filed several motions for judgment as a matter of law on issues ...
Motion for New Trial