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Confidential Settlement Reached in Stryker LFIT CoCr V40 Femoral Heads MDL
November 5, 2018
BOSTON — The Massachusetts federal judge overseeing the Stryker LFIT CoCr V40 Femoral Heads hip implant multidistrict litigation has stayed the litigation pending finalization of a confidential settlement agreement.
According to the Nov. 2 order issued by Judge Indira Talwani of the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, “the parties have reached a confidential settlement agreement to resolve the claims of certain eligible patients who had surgery to replace their LFIT CoCr V40TM femoral head along with related hip system components.”
“The Settlement Oversight Committee, through its Settlement Administrator, shall provide preliminary notices to eligible claimants with ...