N.J. State Court Outlines Process for Selecting Bellwether Cases for Trial in Talcum Powder Docket

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. –– The New Jersey court overseeing the state’s coordinated talcum powder litigation docket has issued a case management order in which it outlines the process for selecting bellwether cases for trial.

The June 17 Amended Case Management Order No. 9 filed by Judge John C. Porto of the New Jersey Superior Court for Atlantic County indicated that the document was filed with the purpose of establishing a process for identifying and selecting bellwether cases for trial in the Multicounty Litigation.

According to the court, the bellwether pool will have two parts: Part A will be the …


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