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Johnson & Johnson in Talks for Hip Implant Settlement -Bloomberg

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Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) is in talks to settle litigation over recalled hip implants, Bloomberg News reported Friday, citing five people familiar with the matter.

The settlement could total more than $2 billion if most plaintiffs accept the terms, Bloomberg reported.

According to the report, J&J has offered to pay more than $200,000 per case, while lawyers for plaintiffs have said the offer is too low.

Full story at http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-01-18/j-j-said-to-offer-implant-pact-that-may-reach-2-billion.html

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