Plaintiffs in Several Cases Move to Dismiss Defendant Personal Care Products Council in Talc MDL

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TRENTON, N.J. –– Plaintiffs in several talcum powder cases pending in the national multidistrict litigation docket have moved to dismiss Personal Care Products Council as a defendant without prejudice, according to a recent filing.

In an Oct. 24 motion filed with the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, the plaintiffs said that “if warranted under the circumstances, [they] may seek relief from these dismissals fo claims pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 60(b).”

The motions were filed in Smith (No. 23-17339), Mitchell-Tilley (No. 23-17255), Chastain (No. 23-17135, Ebersole (No. 23-17185), Ekern (No. 23-17207), and Owens (No. …


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