Surgeon May Opine On Risk Analysis Of Device In Design Defects Suit, Judge Holds

(February 5, 2016, 2:05 PM EST) -- DENVER — An orthopedic surgeon may give an analysis on the risks and benefits of a device in a design defects lawsuit, a Colorado federal judge ruled Feb. 4, finding that the expert may testify about whether the device was a “last resort” (Alfonso A. Alarid v. Biomet, Inc., et al., No. 14-02667, D. Colo.).

(Order available. Document #30-160212-024R.)

Alfonso A. Alarid sued Biomet Inc., Biomet Orthopedics LLC and Biomet Manufacturing LLC, asserting claims for strict products liability and negligence related to alleged defects in the...
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