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Plaintiff in South Carolina Butter Flavorings Personal Injury Suit Opposes Motion to Dismiss on Jurisdiction Grounds
November 29, 2018
FLORENCE, S.C. –– The plaintiff in a butter flavorings exposure lawsuit has opposed a recent motion to dismiss on jurisdiction grounds, arguing that defendant The Edlong Corp. admits it sold flavorings to the South Carolina plant at which the alleged exposure took place.
In the Oct. 26 brief filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina, the plaintiffs maintained that the underlying claims arise out of and are related to Edlong’s in-state activities.
Plaintiff Marlene D. Mace contended that her nearly 10-year employment at a manufacturing plant owned by Popz USA LLC exposed her to ...