STORY FROM: Talcum Powder Litigation Report
JPML Will Hear Talcum Powder MDL Motion at September Hearing
August 17, 2016
WASHINGTON, D.C. –– The U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation is scheduled to hear arguments relating to the creation of a multidistrict litigation docket for talcum powder claims at its September 29 hearing, according got a recent notice.
In the notice, issued Aug. 11 by the JPML, the panel stated that oral argument would begin at 9:30 a.m. at the E. Barrett Prettyman U.S. Courthouse in Washington, D.C.
Recent, parties on both sides of the talcum powder litigation have lodged opposition to the recent effort to create a multidistrict litigation docket to handle the growing number of claims, with some ...