Ala. Federal Judge Dismisses Taxotere Hair Loss Case as Time-Barred

  • Order

DOTHAN, Ala. — An Alabama federal judge has dismissed a Taxotere (docetaxel) permanent hair loss case, ruling that the plaintiff failed to plead her fraud claims with particularity and that she may not amend her complaint because the proposed amendments had already been considered and rejected by the MDL court.

In a July 9 order, Chief Judge Emily C. Marks of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama found the claims are barred by the statute of limitations and that the plaintiff cannot now plead fraudulent concealment because she failed to properly do so in her original …


HarrisMartin's Midwest Asbestos Litigation Conference

September 27, 2024 - St. Louis, MO
Four Seasons Hotel, St. Louis


HarrisMartin's MDL Conference

July 24, 2024 - Portland, ME
The Westin Portland Harborview