DePuy Pinnacle MDL Moves Past 800 Cases with Latest Transfers
December 20, 2012
- Transfer Order
DALLAS — The latest transfers to the DePuy (NYSE: JNJ) Pinnacle Hip Implant multidistrict proceedings have brought that MDL above 800 cases, according to the most recent order from the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation.
The JPML’s Conditional Transfer Order No. 109 filed Dec. 18 notes that the nine tag-along actions listed would join the 799 cases already added to MDL No. 2244 since it was assigned to the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas in May 2011.
The latest assigned cases were transferred from the Central and Northern Districts of California; Connecticut; the Northern District of …