Common Benefit Fees In Ethicon Morcellator MDL Cut To Flat 6 Percent
(September 9, 2016, 2:35 PM EDT) -- KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Common benefit fees in the Ethicon power morcellator multidistrict litigation were all limited to 6 percent on Sept. 8 after the MDL judge said the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee (PSC) felt the fee of more than 6 percent is no longer appropriate (In Re: Ethicon, Inc., Power Morcellator Products Liability Litigation, MDL Docket No. 2652, No. 15-md-2652, D. Kan.).
(Order available. Document #28-160915-004R.)
After contentious motion practice, U.S. Judge Kathryn H. Vratil of the District of Kansas in May entered a common benefit...