New Allegations against Stryker® Claim it Forged Approval of Experimental Procedure in New Mexico Hospital, Resulting in Patient’s Severe Injuries

We are no longer accepting OP-1 Putty medical device cases.Cambridge, Massachusetts, April 14, 2015 - - A New Mexico woman has filed a product liability lawsuit in Superior Court of Massachusetts against medical device manufacturer Stryker®, alleging her serious and disabling injuries were caused by the illegal off-label promotion and use [...]

By | 2017-02-03T15:44:37+00:00 April 14th, 2015|Stryker News, Medical Device News|

Stryker Strikes Out in Louisiana Federal Court, as Judge Rules Patient’s Products Liability Claims are Valid

We are no longer accepting OP-1 Putty medical device cases. Stryker Biotech’s attempts to have an OP-1 Putty/Calstrux Medical Device case against it dismissed have failed in Louisiana. The Honorable Brian Jackson, Chief Judge of the Middle District of Louisiana, ruled on December 22, 2014 that Williams F. Boutte, Jr.’s [...]

By | 2017-02-03T15:46:08+00:00 December 22nd, 2014|Stryker News, Medical Device News, Bijan Esfandiari|

Los Angeles Superior Court Rejects Preemption Argument, Allows Medtronic and Stryker Injury Case to Move Forward

A Los Angeles Superior Court judge rejected attempts by Stryker and Medtronic to dismiss Plaintiff April C. Cabana's claims that the devices used during two back surgeries caused her to suffer permanent disabling injuries. Cabana alleges the devices used during her surgeries were fraudulently promoted by the medical device companies for [...]

By | 2016-10-17T11:52:30+00:00 October 25th, 2013|Medtronic News, Stryker News, Medical Device News, Bijan Esfandiari|

California Judge Clears the Way for Baum Hedlund’s Medtronic INFUSE Bone Graft Device Lawsuit

On Monday, August 20, 2012, a California state court judge ruled in favor of a California resident, represented by Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman, allowing her lawsuit against Medtronic Sofamor Danek USA, Inc. and Medtronic, Inc. (collectively "Medtronic") to move forward. (The Judge previously issued a tentative ruling on Friday, August [...]

By | 2016-10-17T11:54:15+00:00 August 20th, 2012|Medtronic News, Stryker News, Medical Device News, Bijan Esfandiari|

Pomona Valley Hospital Accused of Performing Experimental Surgical Research on Patients without Their Consent

Los Angeles, California, July 24, 2012 - - The Los Angeles-based law firm, Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman recently obtained documents in a lawsuit (Superior Court case no. BC465313) against two medical device manufacturers and Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center that suggest the hospital may have conducted a non-consensual, uncontrolled, experimental "research [...]

By | 2016-10-17T11:54:16+00:00 July 24th, 2012|Stryker News, Medical Device News, Bijan Esfandiari|

Medical Device Manufacturers Accused of Off-Label Promotion of Products Meant to Mend Broken Bones Resulting in Improper Use and California Woman’s Disabling Injuries

Los Angeles, California, July 14, 2011 – A woman from Rancho Cucamonga, California has filed a lawsuit in the Superior Court of the State of California, County of Los Angeles, against medical device manufacturers, Stryker Biotech and Medtronic, Inc., alleging that the companies fraudulently promoted their respective bone fortification products for [...]

By | 2016-10-17T11:54:48+00:00 July 14th, 2011|Medtronic News, Stryker News, Medical Device News|