Opening Brief Filed in Appeal of Order Approving Settlement of Benzene Sunscreen Claims

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ATLANTA –– The 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals has granted an extension for filing an appellee brief in the appeal relating to the settlement agreement reached in a multidistrict litigation docket created to address claims relating to the benzene content in Johnson & Johnson sunscreen products.

In a July 13 docket entry, the 11th Circuit said that the appellee’s brief is now due on Sept. 5 as to Appellee-Cross Appellant Katherine Brennan. The appellant’s opening brief was filed last month.

In their opening brief, filed July 5 in the 11th Circuit, the appellants maintained that the appeal “presents significant …


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