Federal Judge Dismisses Doctors’ Pinnacle Hip Qui Tam Suit With Prejudice
(February 17, 2016, 11:37 AM EST) -- BOSTON — A Texas federal judge on Feb. 2 dismissed with prejudice a False Claims Act lawsuit brought by two British doctors who serve as expert witnesses in the Pinnacle metal-on-metal hip litigation (United States of America, et rel. Antoni Naragol, et al. v. DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc., et al., No. 12-10896, D. Mass.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 12205).
(Opinion available. Document #28-160218-019Z.)
In 2012, Drs. Antoni Nargol and David Langton filed a False Claims Act complaint against DePuy Orthopaedics Inc. in the U.S. District Court for...