STORY FROM: Benzene & Emerging Toxic Torts Litigation
Missouri Court Requests Plaintiff Selection Procedure Motions from Parties in Roundup Litigation
June 14, 2019
ST. LOUIS –– A Missouri court overseeing Roundup personal injuries cases has denied Monsanto’s omnibus motion for plaintiff trial selection procedures, ruling that the cases currently set for trial can move forward and asking the parties to filed Plaintiff Selection Procedure motions in all of the remaining cases.
In the June 4 order, the Missouri Circuit Court for St. Louis County asked the parties to outline the procedure each party would like to use to select plaintiffs in that motion.
The court noted in a footnote that the order applied to all present and future product liability lawsuits involving claims ...