Kim Lavin
Litigation Update: Initial 3M Earplugs’ Trial Dates Are Set

Litigation Update: Initial 3M Earplugs’ Trial Dates Are Set

In a pre-trial order issued on December 30, 2020 the Florida federal judge overseeing the 3M earplugs litigation consolidated three bellwether cases and set trial dates for the five cases that were part of Bellwether Group A and the subject of a December 7, 2020...

Litigation Update: Progress of Roundup Settlement in Question

Litigation Update: Progress of Roundup Settlement in Question

On August 27, plaintiffs’ counsel in the multi-district litigation involving Monsanto and its widely used weed killer Roundup, advised the court that parent company Bayer AG appeared to be going back on the settlement agreement announced in June. At that time, the...