$11M Awarded In 1st Wright Conserve Hip MDL Bellwether Trial

Mealey's (December 2, 2015, 11:57 AM EST) -- ATLANTA — A Georgia federal jury on Nov. 25 awarded a plaintiff $11 million — including $10 million in punitive damages — in the first Wright Medical Technology Inc. Conserve metal-on-metal multidistrict hip bellwether trial (In Re: Wright Medical Technology, Inc., Conserve Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation, MDL Docket No. 2329, Robyn Christiansen, et al. v. Wright Medical Technology Inc., et al., No. 13-297, N.D. Ga., Atlanta Div.).

(Christiansen verdict available. Document #28-151203-020V.)

In a six-page verdict form, the jury in the U.S. District Court for...
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