Internal report reveals DePuy ASR hips were barely tested before marketing

February 4, 2013 - An engineering report and related testimony given during the first DePuy ASR hip implant trial revealed that developers failed to adequately assess the device’s risks before they hit the... Read More

Transvaginal Mesh complications discussed by Beasley Allen lawyer Leigh O’Dell

November 28, 2012 - Beasley Allen lawyer Leigh O'Dell discusses serious complications associated with transvaginal mesh Read More

Transvaginal surgical mesh linked to serious complications

November 6, 2012 - Transvaginal mesh devices used to correct pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and stress urinary incontinence (SUI) are linked to serious complications and permanent injury. Read More

Stryker Orthopaedics recalls two hip implant models

July 16, 2012 - Orthopedic device manufacturer Stryker Orthopaedics has recalled two of its hip implant models over concerns the devices are prone to “fretting and corrosion” that could trigger pain,... Read More

Johnson & Johnson to phase out controversial transvaginal mesh

June 7, 2012 - Johnson & Johnson will stop selling transvaginal mesh devices that are at the center of numerous lawsuits filed by women who say they were injured by the implants. Transvaginal mesh is a... Read More

Beasley Allen’s Leigh O’Dell named to Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee in transvaginal mesh litigation

May 7, 2012 - Beasley Allen attorney Leigh O’Dell has been selected to serve on the Plaintiff’s Steering Committee for consolidated Multidistrict Litigation (MDL) concerning transvaginal mesh.... Read More

Beasley Allen attorney Navan Ward to help lead Pinnacle hip implant litigation

January 23, 2012 - MONTGOMERY, ALA. (January 23, 2012) – Navan Ward, Jr., a shareholder with Montgomery based law firm Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, P.C. has been selected to serve on the... Read More

NBC Nightly News shines spotlight on defective hip replacement parts

October 6, 2011 - In August 2010, people who had received metal-on-metal artificial hips began to be concerned about their implanted devices. DePuy Orthopaedics, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, had... Read More

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