Court Issues Scheduling Order, Grants Joint Motions to Dismiss 2 Defendants



DOCUMENTS
  • Bridgestone Order
  • Scheduling Order
  • Shell Oil Order


NEW ORLEANS -- Parties in a Louisiana benzene case have established a trial date and are moving forward with discovery, according to a recent document filed with the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana. Moore, et al. v. ExxonMobil Corp., et al., No. 11-00747 (E.D. La.).

The federal court also recently granted two separate joint motions to dismiss Bridgestone and Shell Oil from the action that involves the benzene claims of a former police officer.

According to the filing, a preliminary pre-trial conference was held on Aug. 23. The court noted on Aug. 30 that pleadings have …






UPCOMING CONFERENCES




HarrisMartin's MDL Conference: Video Game Addiction and the Latest Mass Tort Updates

May 29, 2024 - Salt Lake City, UT
The Grand America Hotel

MORE DETAILS



HarrisMartin's Mass Tort Settlements Conference - Sponsored by Milestone

June 27, 2024 - Buffalo, NY
The Richardson Hotel Buffalo

MORE DETAILS