STORY FROM: Talcum Powder Litigation Report
Parties Involved in Talcum Powder Federal MDL Docket File Proposed Agenda for Status Conference
January 20, 2017
NEWARK, N.J. –– Parties on both sides of the national coordinated multidistrict litigation docket for talcum powder personal injury claims have filed proposed status conference agendas for an upcoming meeting, according to documents filed in federal court.
The defendants asked the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey to place only one item on the agenda for the Jan. 23 status conference: the establishment of a bellwether trial pool.
Conversely, the plaintiffs have asked the court to address eight total items: direct filing order, preservation order, protective order, ESI protocol, in extremis deposition protocol, pathology protocol, plaintiffs’ fact ...
Plaintiffs’ Proposed Status Conference Agenda
Defendants’ Proposed Status Conference Agenda