STORY FROM: MDL Mass Tort & Class Action Monitor
Counsel for Breast Implant Plaintiffs Writes Letter to MDL Judge, Details Initial Efforts on Case Management
January 3, 2020
NEWARK, N.J. –– Counsel for plaintiffs with breast implant claims pending against Allergan have written a letter to the judge assigned to oversee the newly created multidistrict litigation docket outlining initial efforts on the organization and case management of the class actions and individual cases.
In the Dec. 30 letter sent to Hon. Brian R. Martinotti of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, James Cecchi of Carella, Byrne, Cecchi, Olstein, Brody & Agnello, detailed plans to host an inclusive “all-Plaintiffs’ Counsel meeting” to discuss proposed case management orders, structure of counsel for plaintiffs, and potential deadlines ...