STORY FROM: Talcum Powder Litigation Report
Defendants Oppose Efforts to Re-Open Discovery in Asbestos Cosmetic Talcum Powder Action
March 14, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. –– Defendants named in an asbestos cosmetic talcum powder personal injury lawsuit have opposed the plaintiffs’ request to re-open discovery and extend case management deadlines, arguing that it is clear from the motion that the plaintiffs have “failed to engage in discovery in a reasonably diligent manner.”
In a March 12 opposition brief filed in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, the defendants –– including Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. –– additionally noted that the efforts are the third time the plaintiff has attempted to “re-do her prosecution of this case.”
Susan Stevenson filed ...
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