Earplug Litigation
Litigation Update: First 3M Earplugs Bellwether Trial Starts

Litigation Update: First 3M Earplugs Bellwether Trial Starts

The first bellwether trial brought by former military service members against 3M and predecessor, Aearo LLC for allegedly defective earplugs started March 29 in Pensacola, FL. The plaintiffs include three Army veterans who claim that from 2003-2015, 3M knowingly...

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...