Earplug Litigation
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: 3M Latest MDL Developments

Litigation Update: 3M Latest MDL Developments

Thousands of service members and veterans have made claims related to their use of the 3M Combat Arms earplugs and leadership in the MDL is working diligently to set the stage for justice for these individuals. Recent developments have given firms involved in this...

Considerations in the 3M Military Earplug Lawsuits

Considerations in the 3M Military Earplug Lawsuits

As noted in a previous post about this matter, the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) met on March 28 to consider consolidation of the nationwide claims in the 3M Combat Arms™ Earplugs (CAEv2) lawsuits. The Panel has announced the cases will be sent to...

Developing Litigation: 3M Combat Arms Earplugs

Developing Litigation: 3M Combat Arms Earplugs

Among the issues that the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation is considering at their meeting on March 28th is whether to establish an MDL for the increasing number of cases against Minnesota-based 3M Company® for their Combat Arms™ Earplugs. The Combat Arms...