A federal jury in Louisville Kentucky recently awarded a young girl and her family, represented by Schachter, Hendy & Johnson, $7.24 million in an Advanced Bionics cochlear implant case. Advanced Bionics, located in Valencia, California, is considering appealing the jury verdict.
Cochlear implants, also called bionic ears, are medical devices that are surgically implanted into the skull. They provide a sense of sound to the profoundly deaf or severely hard of hearing.
If you or a loved one have suffered injuries as a result of a cochlear implant failure, you may have a legal case for your damages. Call the office of Schachter, Hendy & Johnson, P.S.C. to talk with a skilled personal injury attorney at (859) 578-4444 or (888) 606-5297 in a free legal consultation today.