STORY FROM: Asbestos
Plaintiffs, Grace Looking to Create Zonolite Insulation MDL
November 1, 2000
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Parties involved in four nationwide Zonolite Attic Insulation class actions agree their complaints should be consolidated before a federal MDL court, but have mixed feelings about which U.S. District Court should host the consolidation. In re: Zonolite Attic Insulation Litigation, MDL No. 1376 (JPMDL).
In motions filed last month with the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation, plaintiffs who filed class action complaints in federal district courts in Massachusetts, Montana and Illinois are urging the panel to create MDL #1376-In re: Zonolite Attic Insulation Litigation.
The plea was met with little resistance from defendant W.R. Grace & Co., ...
Plaintiff Motion to Transfer
Defense Motion to Transfer