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JPML To Consider Remanding Mann Welding Case at Jan. 26 Hearing
January 6, 2012
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation will consider a disputed conditional order remanding a welding fume case to its transferee court at its Jan. 26 hearing in Miami. Mann v. Lincoln Electric Co., et al., No. 06-cv-03319 (D. Minn.); In re: Welding Fume Product Liability Litigation, Master File No. 1:03-cv-17000 [MDL No. 1535] (N.D. Ohio).
The motion by defendant Lincoln Electric Co. to vacate the Conditional Remand Order issued by the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio in October was included in the Dec. 21 notice of cases to be considered at the panel's ...