Parties Move for Establishment of Settlement Fund in DePuy Pinnacle Hip MDL
August 9, 2019
DALLAS — Parties in the DePuy Pinnacle hip multidistrict litigation have asked a Texas federal court to establish a qualified settlement fund for proceeds from a November settlement executed between clients of Jones Ward LLC and DePuy.
In a July 31 motion, the parties also asked the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas to appoint a fund administrator and to take continuing jurisdiction over the settlement fund.
According to the petition, on Nov. 13, 2018, the law firm of Jones Ward PLC and DePuy entered into a master settlement agreement to settle Pinnacle claims at a …
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