Settlement — Examples

Settlement/mediation program

  • Baycol PTO51, federal MDL: Establishing program for MDL actions and open to other claimants to participate voluntarily; designating special master and attorneys to develop program.

Notice of mediation

  • Avandia PTO146, federal MDL: To participate in mediation, plaintiffs must provide documentation of having used the product and subsequent injury. Order provides for advising state courts with related litigation of the mediation process.

Joint state/federal mediation

  • Pradaxa federal MDL CMO11: See p. 7, § 8, providing for settlement negotiations to include state liaison counsel from each state court jurisdiction.

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