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Newly Appointed MDL Judge for LFIT V40 Femoral Head Claims Sets Initial Status Conference for May
April 25, 2017
BOSTON — The judge appointed by the U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation to oversee claims relating to Stryker’s LFIT V40 femoral head product has scheduled an initial status conference for May 16, according to a recent order.
In the April 21 order, Judge Indira Talwani of the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts additionally asked counsel in the cases to file a status report identifying pending motions, including ones to remand or dismiss.
Judge Talwani stated in the order that the agenda for the May 16 initial status conference will include a discussion of leadership structure, potential ...