$8.3 Million Verdict against J and J for Defective DePuy ASR Hip

On March 8, 2013, after six days of jury deliberations, a Los Angeles jury held Johnson and Johnson (J and J) liable for its defective ASR hip implant and awarded $8.3 million to Loren Kransky, a 65 year old retired prison guard. Kransky had the hip implanted in December 2007 and removed in February 2012. [...]