Statement Regarding ASR Hip System Verdict in Chicago, IL
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
A jury in the Circuit Court of Cook
County, Illinois, returned a verdict
today in favor of DePuy Orthopaedics
Inc. in a product liability lawsuit
concerning the ASR™ Hip System.
"DePuy’s actions concerning the product
were appropriate and responsible,
including the program to address
patients’ medical costs related to the
recall," said Lorie Gawreluk, a
spokeswoman for DePuy.
For additional information on the ASR
Hip System, please visit:
ASR Hip System Recall