STORY FROM: Benzene & Emerging Toxic Torts Litigation
PFOA/PFOS MDL Court Schedules Science Day for September, Outlines Topics of Discussion
July 26, 2019
CHARLESTON, S.C. –– The federal court overseeing the PFOA and PFOS foam multidistrict litigation docket has scheduled a Science Day for Sept. 6, stipulating that each side will be allowed to offer up two experts to address the court.
In the July 24 order, the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina stated that it “anticipates sessions of no greater than two hours for Plaintiffs and two hours for Defendants.”
“The presentation and questioning will be under the control and direction of the Court,” the order stated. “Counsel will not be involved in making presentations or questioning ...