$6M In Common Benefit Fees OK’d In Biomet Hip Settlement
(August 28, 2015, 8:27 AM EDT) -- SOUTH BEND, Ind. — The Indiana federal judge overseeing the Biomet M2A Magnum hip multidistrict litigation on Aug. 26 approved a $6 million common benefit fee for 25 plaintiff firms who represented plaintiffs leading up to a $50 million settlement (In Re: Biomet M2A Magnum Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation, MDL Docket No. 2391, No. 12-md-2391, N.D. Ind., South Bend Div.).
(Biomet fee order available. Document #28-150903-016R.)
Judge Robert L. Miller Jr. of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana said the common...