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Plaintiffs in Calif. DePuy ASR Hip Implant Docket Ask for Transfer to Sacramento County
March 16, 2017
SAN FRANCISCO –– Plaintiffs with claims pending in California’s DePuy ASR Hip Implant coordinated docket have asked the court to transfer their case to Sacramento County Court, arguing that they have been waiting for five-and-a-half years for justice.
In the March 3 motion filed in the California Superior Court for San Francisco County, the plaintiffs said that a trial in Sacramento County is most convenient for the plaintiff and has a direct nexus to their injuries and damages.
According to the court’s online docket, the motion to transfer venue will be heard on May 24, per agreement of the parties....