Morcellator MDL Judge Remands Last Cases, Dissolves MDL
(July 1, 2016, 2:26 PM EDT) -- KANSAS CITY, Kan. — With the “vast majority” of federal cases resolved and with only three cases remaining, the Kansas federal judge presiding over the Ethicon power morcellator multidistrict litigation on June 30 remanded the remaining cases and recommended that the eight-month-old MDL be dissolved (In Re: Ethicon, Inc., Power Morcellator Products Liability Litigation, MDL Docket No. 2652, D. Kan.).
(Order available. Document #28-160714-009R.)
U.S. Judge Kathryn H. Vratil of the District of Kansas granted a May 27 joint stipulated motion for suggestion of remand and...