KCR Featured in ABC Diane Sawyer World News Hip Recall Story

February 14, 2011

Kershaw, Cutter & Ratinoff's Stuart Talley was quoted in ABC World News Report today regarding the DePuy Hip Recall. Katie Korgaokar first received her DePuy implant when she was only 36 years old.  Korgaokar initially showed great improvements from her new hip device, but it wasn't long before problems arose.

Just five years later, Ms. Korgaokar has undergone a revision surgery. She spoke at length to ABC News regarding the FDA's regulatory procedures, questioning how a faulty device could have been approved for use so quickly. Our firm filed suit on her behalf last week in a supreme court in San Francisco.

"She shouldn't have had to go through a second operation so soon," said Korgaokar's lawyer, Stuart Talley. "In her lifetime, she will have had to undergo an operation that she shouldn't have had."

To read more about Ms. Korgaokar's story, visit the ABC News website and watch the video that will be aired tonight on ABC World News with Diane Sawyer.

If you or someone you know has been affected by the DePuy hip replacement recall, please contact us via phone at 888-285-3333 or by filling out the contact form found on this page and throughout our site. Our experienced medical device recall attorneys would be happy to answer any questions you may have and inform you of your legal rights.

It's important that you don't wait until you have symptoms before contacting legal counsel. Due to the nature of this device, cobalt and chromium may cause undetected problems that won't manifest until years after the statute of limitations (if applicable in your state) has expired. Find out what you need to do to protect yourself or your loved ones now.

For more information on cobalt & chromium toxicity, visit our new website that features in-depth interviews with renown metal toxicology expert: www.cobalt-chromium-toxicity.com

 
For more information on cobalt & chromium toxicity, visit our new website that features in-depth interviews with renown metal toxicology expert: www.cobalt-chromium-toxicity.com
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