STORY FROM: Drugs & Medical Devices
JPML Puts Allergan Biocell Textured Breast Implant MDL Petition on Dec. Hearing Docket
October 23, 2019
WASHINGTON, D.C. –– The U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation will hear the petition to create a MDL docket for claims relating to Allergan’s Biocell textured breast implants at its December 4 hearing in Austin, according to a recent hearing session order.
According to the Oct. 21 hearing session order, the JPML is set to hear petitions relating to breast implants, CP4 fuel pump litigation, StockX customer data breach litigation, and DSW Telephone Consumer litigation.
On Oct. 3, plaintiffs in cases targeting Allergan’s breast implants asked the federal panel to centralize all related actions for pretrial proceedings, arguing that ...