Updated 2/03/2012The court entered PTO #26, document #158 (Status Conference).
Updated 1/06/2012The court entered PTO #25, document #144 (Selection of Proposed Cases for Individual Discovery).
Updated 12/16/2011The court entered PTO #24, document #128 [Order on Plaintiffs’ Motion to Compel Discovery (Ecf No. 90) and Plaintiffs’ Motion to Compel Discovery (Ecf No. 114)].
Updated 12/01/2011The court entered PTO #23, document #119 (Dismissal and Severance of Actions).
Updated 11/28/2011The court entered PTO #22, document #117 (Second Amended Notice of Hearing).
Updated 11/17/2011The court entered PTO #21, document #113 (Lead Counsel for Defendant Tissue Science Laboratories).
Updated 11/04/2011The court entered PTO #20, document #109 (Status Conference).
Updated 11/01/2011The court entered PTO #19, document #107 (Amended Notice of Hearing).
Updated 9/07/2011The court entered PTO #18, document #86 (Stay Deadline for Answers to Outstanding Complaints).
Updated 8/15/2011The court entered PTO #17, document #77 (Status Conference).
Updated 8/02/2011The court entered PTO #16, document #72 (Discovery Regarding Insurance Information).
Updated 7/28/2011The court entered PTO #15, document #71 (Stipulation Regarding Answers of Defendant Mitchell E. Nutt, M.D.).
Updated 7/25/2011The court entered PTO #14, document #70 (Additional Appointment to Plaintiffs' Steering Committee).
Updated 7/20/2011The court entered PTO #13, document #67 (Re Stipulated Order Concerning Redaction of Material from Adverse Event Reports, Complaints, and Other Documents).
Updated 6/10/2011The court entered PTO #12, document #59 (Status Conference).
Updated 6/07/2011The court entered PTO #11, document #58 (Stipulation for the Production of Documents and Electronically Stored Information Protocols).
Updated 6/07/2011The court entered PTO #10, document #57 (Stipulated Case Management Order Regarding Joint Records Collection).
Updated 6/07/2011The court entered PTO #9, document #56 (Plaintiffs' Fact Sheets and Defendants' Fact Sheets).
Updated 6/07/2011The court entered PTO #8, document #55 (Proposed Discovery, Scheduling, and Case Management Order-Initial Discovery Group).
Updated 6/07/2011The court entered PTO #7, document #54 (Stipulated Protective Order).
Updated 4/25/2011The court entered PTO #6, document #46 (Trial Pool).
Updated 4/8/2011The court entered PTO #5, document #43 (Status Conference).
Updated 2/25/2011The court entered PTO #4, document #34 (Status Conference).
Updated 2/01/2011The court entered PTO #3, document #22 (Appointment of Lead Counsel and Plaintiffs' Steering Committee; Status Conference).
Updated 12/09/2010The court entered PTO #2, document #5 (Initial Conference).
Updated 10/29/2010The court entered PTO #1, document #2 (Initial Conference and Case Management).
The Court finds that the civil actions transferred to this court and listed on Schedule A attached hereto merit special attention as complex litigation; directing the parties to follow the practice and procedure set forth more fully herein; initial pretrial conference to be held at 9:00 a.m. on 12/8/2010; directing parties to fax or submit to the Court any suggestions regarding case management orders or additional agenda items by 12/1/2010; plaintiffs and defendants shall submit to the Court by 12/1/2010 a brief written statement indicating their preliminary understanding of the facts involved in the litigation and the critical factual and legal issues; recommendations regarding liaison counsel shall be submitted to the Court prior to the initial conference; unless otherwise ordered, counsel must communicate with the Court in writing, with courtesy copies to all counsel; said communications may be sent to Avaulta@wvsd.uscourts.gov; significant orders and opinions of this Court will be published on the court's website at www.wvsd.uscourts.gov/MDL/Avaulta, which repository may not include a complete inventory of all orders and opinions.