STORY FROM: Talcum Powder Litigation Report
MDL Court for National Talcum Powder Claims Sets Daubert Hearing for June 2019
August 8, 2018
TRENTON, N.J. –– The judge overseeing the national multidistrict litigation docket for talcum powder claims has issued a schedule for general causation expert witness and Daubert proceedings, placing a Daubert hearing for June 2019, according to a recent case management order.
In the Aug. 6 case management order, the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey further ordered that the parties complete samples testing by Oct. 1 of this year.
“The Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee may provide to its experts test results that become available after Oct. 1,” the court said, “but the deadline for serving expert reports ...