Category Archives for "3M"

Sep 06

Breaking News for 3M Plaintiffs!

By Sarah King

Breaking News! 3M agrees to $6 billion settlement for faulty earplugs!

Breaking News for 3M Plaintiffs! 3M has agreed to a $6 billion settlement in lawsuits brought by U.S. service members over faulty earplugs. This settlement comes after 3M’s unsuccessful attempt to move the lawsuits to bankruptcy court earlier this year, making it the largest single product mass tort litigation in U.S. history. Approximately 240,000 individuals […]

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Oct 27

COURT DENIES 3M’s MOTIONS FOR REMITTITUR, NEW TRIAL, AND JUDGMENT AS MATTER OF LAW. $50 MILLION VERDICT FOR LUKE VILSMEYER STANDS.

By Sarah King

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE COURT DENIES 3M’s MOTIONS FOR REMITTITUR, NEW TRIAL, AND JUDGMENT AS MATTER OF LAW. $50 MILLION VERDICT FOR LUKE VILSMEYER STANDS. Judge Roy B. Dalton Jr., who presided over the Luke Vilsmeyer v. 3M trial in March of this year, just issued his Orders on Defendants’ post-trial motions, denying Defendants’ motions for […]

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Aug 03

3M Litigation Update: Judge Rules that 3M Cannot Avoid Liability with Government Contractor Defense

By Ashley B. DiLiberto

3m earplug victims, tinnitus, hering loss, 3m earplug lawsuits

On Friday July 24, 2020, the U.S. District Judge presiding over ongoing 3M Earplug Litigation, Honorable M. Casey Rodgers, rejected 3M Defendants’ key legal defense, which they planned to use against hundreds of thousands of lawsuits accusing them of knowingly manufacturing defective earplugs used by U.S. soldiers. Since the beginning of this litigation, 3M has […]

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