STORY FROM: Hip & Knee Implant Litigation
Parties File Competing Proposed Case Management Orders in Zimmer M/L Taper Hip MDL
January 30, 2019
NEW YORK — The parties in the Zimmer M/L Taper Hip Prosthesis or M/L Taper Hip Prosthesis with Kinectiv Technology and VerSys Femoral Head MDL have submitted a proposed agenda for the Jan. 29 conference, in which they agreed that federal and state actions should be coordinated.
According to a Jan. 24 letter to Judge Paul A. Crotty of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, the parties filed competing proposed case management orders on Jan. 21.
First, plaintiffs argued that there are 10 Zimmer entities named among the various complaints. “Upon reliance of representations ...