STORY FROM: Benzene & Emerging Toxic Torts Litigation
Parties Involved in Appeal of $1.6 Million C-8 Exposure Suit File Joint Motion to Dismiss
May 30, 2017
CINCINNATI –– The parties involved in the appeal of a $1.6 million verdict reached at the conclusion of the first bellwether C-8 water contamination personal injury trial have filed a joint motion to dismiss the appeal, according to recent court filings.
In a three-page joint motion to dismiss filed with the 6th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, the parties noted that they have agreed that “each party shall bear its own costs and attorney fees.”
The motion comes five months after the 6th Circuit heard oral arguments relating to the appeal, and three months after the parties announced that they ...