In my opinion, do not fill out any paperwork
your doctor sent you from DePuy. Rather, ask your doctor, “How many of these devices
did you implant in the last year?” If he answers over 200,
he is a very good client of DePuy. Get an attorney to do this first.
to Do: Get legal representation first and not from an attorney
advertising on television, print, or online. Get an expert attorney
in medical device litigation, preferably with hips. Interview this
attorney in-person. It will be one of the most important decisions
you can make about your health. Get references and talk to other
plaintiffs who have been successfully defended by the attorney.
have to discuss settlement but you can ask questions not related
to an out-of-court settlement.