Johnson and Johnson has agreed to a massive $2.5 billion settlement regarding their DePuy ASR metal on metal hip replacements. There are two key deadlines. The first is a Jauary 6th, 2014 deadline to register your case. The second is a April 1, 2014 deadline to opt-in to the settlement. There is much work to do for each deadline, so you should contact an attorney IMMEDIATELY! Qualified patients will receive a base award of $ 250,000. Although lawsuits continue involving mayother metal on metal hip replacements such as Biomet M2A Magnum, DePuy Pinnacle, Smith & Nephew, Stryker Rejuvenate, Stryker ABGII Modular Neck System, Wright Conserve, Wright Profemur, and Zimmer, those are not included in this settlement. If you have questions call Patrick E. Knie Attorney tol free at 1-866-665-4995.