In re: Roundup Products Liability Litigation (MDL No. 2741)

16-MD-2741-VC

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 7/2/2019 at 1:30 pm  Hearing on Post-Trial Motions Courtroom 04, 17th Floor

Selected case documents of special interest

Docket Number Filing Date
Plaintiff Fact Sheet and Accompanying Authorizations (.pdf, 3 MB)
Transfer order from Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (.pdf, 117 KB) 1 10/04/2016
Pretrial order no. 1: Consolidation order (.pdf, 125 KB) 2 10/06/2016
Order re bifurcation (.pdf, 104 KB) 25 11/14/2016
Pretrial order no. 2: Custodian and deponent groups (.pdf, 101 KB) 39 11/22/2016
Pretrial order no. 3: Partial schedule for general causation phase (.pdf, 55 KB) 47 11/23/2016
Pretrial order no. 4: Plaintiffs' leadership structure (.pdf, 167 KB) 62 12/07/2016
Pretrial order no. 5: Setting further schedule for general causation phase (.pdf, 54 KB) 78 12/23/2016
Pretrial order no. 6: Production of documents used in deposition preparation (.pdf, 30 KB) 101 01/09/2017
Pretrial order no. 7: Deposition protocol (.pdf, 88 KB) 103 01/10/2017
Pretrial order no. 8: Requesting briefing re relevance of EPA and IARC (.pdf, 30 KB) 120 01/25/0207
Pretrial order no. 9: Setting hearing for Science Day and motion to compel Rowland deposition (.pdf, 32 KB) 126 02/02/2017
Pretrial order no. 10: Denying request to continue depositions (.pdf, 29 KB) 157 02/21/2017
Pretrial order no. 11: Extending deposition deadline (.pdf, 29 KB) 159 02/21/2017
Pretrial order no. 12: Common benefit fund order (.pdf, 341 KB) 161 02/22/2017
Pretrial order no. 13: Hearing on motion to compel (.pdf, 26 KB) 162 02/22/2017
Pretrial order no. 14: Plaintiffs' request for additional discovery (.pdf, 26 KB) 165 02/24/2017
Pretrial order no. 15: Third-party discovery and pending motions to seal (.pdf, 119 KB) 186 03/13/2017
Pretrial order no. 16: Additional discovery re IARC (.pdf, 28 KB) 242 04/18/2017
Pretrial order no. 17: Redaction of identifying information (.pdf, 98 KB) 243 04/18/2017
Pretrial order no. 18: Deadline for additional deposition (.pdf, 26 KB) 251 04/21/2017
Pretrial order no. 19: Rowland deposition topics (.pdf, 29 KB) 260 04/24/2017
Pretrial order no. 20: Denying motion to de-designate Heydens deposition (.pdf, 103 KB) 266 05/01/2017
Pretrial order no. 21: Service of motion to compel testimony (.pdf, 29 KB) 267 05/01/2017
Pretrial order no. 22: Jameson and Ross depositions (.pdf, 30 KB) 268 05/01/2017
Pretrial order no. 23: Motions to compel production and additional testimony (.pdf, 32 KB) 297 05/15/2017
Pretrial order no. 24: Modified schedule for general causation phase (.pdf, 48 KB) 322 05/26/2017
Pretrial order no. 25: Denying motion for leave to file under seal (.pdf, 29 KB) 330 06/06/2017
Pretrial order no. 26: Pre-transfer motions (.pdf, 30 KB) 379 07/06/2017
Pretrial order no. 27: Requesting response to emergency motion (.pdf, 29 KB) 417 08/02/2017
Pretrial order no. 28: Order to show cause; Order re de-designation (.pdf, 34 KB) 442 08/09/2017
Pretrial order no. 29: Order Withdrawing Order to Show Cause (.pdf, 29 KB) 505 09/01/2017
Pretrial order no. 30: Amended Protective Order (.pdf, 80 KB) 519 09/06/2017
Pretrial order no. 31: Notice to State Court Judges (.pdf, 31 KB) 524 09/20/2017
Pretrial order no. 32: Denying motion for attorneys' fees; Granting in part motion to file under seal (.pdf, 104 KB) 544 10/06/2017
Pretrial order no. 33: RE Study Published November 9, 2017 (.pdf, 31 KB) 680 11/10/2017
Pretrial order no. 34: Modifying Schedule (.pdf, 29 KB) 761 11/17/2017
Pretrial order no. 35: Notice to State Court Judges Re Schedule (.pdf, 30 KB) 964 12/14/2017
Pretrial order no. 36: Motions Pending Before Transfer (.pdf, 30 KB) 1021 01/08/2018
Pretrial order no. 37: Setting Schedule for Exchange of Exhibit Lists and Telephonic CMC (.pdf, 30 KB) 1107 02/12/2018
Pretrial order no. 38: Setting Schedule for Daubert Hearing (.pdf, 111 KB) 1112 02/13/2018
Pretrial order no. 39: Re Letter Brief Concerning Exhibit Lists (.pdf, 42 KB) 1154 02/27/2018
Pretrial order no. 40: Re Presentation of Video Deposition Testimony (.pdf, 29 KB) 1164 02/28/2018
Pretrial order no. 41: Re Confidentiality of 1983 Mouse Study (.pdf, 97 KB) 1169 03/03/2018
Clerk's Notice Resetting Time for Oral Argument (.pdf, 84 KB) 1190 03/13/2018
Pretrial order no. 42: Re Oral Argument on March 14, 2018 (.pdf, 94 KB) 1215 03/13/2018
Pretrial order no. 43: Additional Testimony of Drs. Ritz and Portier (.pdf, 30 KB) 1287 03/19/2018
Pretrial order no. 44: Requesting Further Briefing (.pdf, 29 KB) 1537 06/19/2018
Pretrial order no. 45: Summary Judgment and Daubert Motions (.pdf, 433 KB) 1596 07/10/2018
Pretrial order no. 46: Setting Case Management Conference (.pdf, 29 KB) 1659 08/14/2018
Pretrial order no. 47: Re Upcoming Case Management Conference (.pdf, 40 KB) 1682 08/28/2018
Pretrial Order no. 48: Re Sept. 13, 2018 Case Management Conference (.pdf, 108 KB) 1741 09/12/2018
Pretrial Order no. 49: Re Plaintiff Fact Sheets and Upcoming Deadlines (.pdf, 239 KB) 1776 09/17/2018
Pretrial Order no. 50 Attachment: Final Plaintiff Fact Sheet (.pdf, 367 KB) 1883 09/26/2018
Pretrial Order no. 50: Plaintiff Fact Sheet Completion and Deficiencies (.pdf, 147 KB) 1883 09/26/2018
Pretrial Order no. 51: Deadlines for Group 1 Plaintiffs (.pdf, 162 KB) 1884 09/26/2018
Pretrial Order no. 52: Venue Questions for Group 2 Plaintiffs (.pdf, 304 KB) 1920 10/01/2018
Pretrial Order no. 53: Revised Trial Schedule - Group 1 Plaintiffs (.pdf, 179 KB) 1926 10/03/2018
Pretrial order no. 54: Upcoming Deadlines Following October 29, 2018, Case Management Conference (.pdf, 109 KB) 2124 11/01/2018
Pretrial order no. 55: Re Plaintiff Fact Sheets for Plaintiffs with Loss of Consortium Claims (.pdf, 96 KB) 2125 11/02/2018
Pretrial order no. 56: Bellwether Trial Selection (.pdf, 159 KB) 2194 11/20/2018
Pretrial order no. 57: Expert Deposition Discovery Dispute (.pdf, 96 KB) 2218 11/30/2018
Pretrial order no. 58: Briefing on Bifurcation (.pdf, 30 KB) 2268 12/05/2018
Pretrial order no. 59: Filing Expert Reports (.pdf, 95 KB) 2366 12/20/2018
Pretrial order no. 60: Stevick Interrogatory Dispute (.pdf, 101 KB) 2375 12/21/2018
Pretrial order no. 61: Order Bifurcating Trial (.pdf, 182 KB) 2406 01/03/2019
Pretrial order no. 62: Draft Juror Questionnaire (.pdf, 241 KB) 2422 01/04/2019
Pretrial order no. 63: Upcoming Deadlines for Bellwether Trial (.pdf, 93 KB) 2444 01/08/2019
Pretrial order no. 64: January 3, 2019, Discovery Letter (.pdf, 84 KB) 2450 01/09/2019
Pretrial order no. 65: List of Involved Individuals (.pdf, 176 KB) 2519 01/17/2019
Pretrial Order no. 66: Re Evidentiary Submissions (.pdf, 31 KB) 2546 01/24/2019
Pretrial order no. 67: Ruling on Initial Evidentiary Submissions (.pdf, 95 KB) 2586 01/30/2019
Pretrial order no. 68: Numbering for Defense Exhibits (.pdf, 96 KB) 2632 02/01/2019
Pretrial order no. 69: Order Granting Motion to Remand (.pdf, 32 KB) 2639 02/01/2019
Pretrial order no. 70: Final Juror Questionnaire (.pdf, 224 KB) 2645 02/05/2019
Pretrial order no. 71: Re Motion to Amend PTO 50 (.pdf, 72 KB) 2651 02/06/2019
Pretrial order no. 72: Procedure for Certain Motions to Remand (.pdf, 31 KB) 2663 02/07/2019
Pretrial order no. 73: Re Caselaw on Statute of Limitations (.pdf, 53 KB) 2671 02/07/2019
Pretrial order no. 74: Tentative View on Monsanto's Specific Causation Experts (.pdf, 104 KB) 2682 02/11/2019
Pretrial order no. 75: Discussion of Expert Witnesses at Feb. 13, 2019, Hearing (.pdf, 69 KB) 2691 02/12/2019
Pretrial order no. 76: Re Missing Submissions (.pdf, 71 KB) 2699 02/12/2019
Pretrial order no. 77: Court's Proposed Phase 1 Jury Instructions (.pdf, 154 KB) 2706 02/12/2019
Pretrial order no. 78: Guidance for the Parties re Motions in Limine (.pdf, 113 KB) 2707 02/12/2019
Pretrial order no. 79: Confidentiality of Juror Questionnaires (.pdf, 62 KB) 2758 02/13/2019
Pretrial order no. 80: Tentative Juror Excusals (.pdf, 70 KB) 2769 02/15/2019
Pretrial order no. 81: Ruling on Motions in Limine (.pdf, 119 KB) 2775 02/18/2019
Pretrial order no. 82: Parties' Proposed Voir Dire Questions (.pdf, 104 KB) 2776 02/18/2019
Pretrial order no. 83: Time Limits for Trial (.pdf, 68 KB) 2790 02/21/2019
Pretrial order no. 84: Ruling on Deposition Objections for Drs. Turk, Turley, and Ye (.pdf, 81 KB) 2797 02/23/2019
Pretrial order no. 85: Denying Monsanto's Motion for Summary Judgment on Specific Causation (.pdf, 195 KB) 2799 02/24/2019
Pretrial order no. 86: Remaining Summary Judgment Arguments (.pdf, 73 KB) 2800 02/24/2019
Pretrial order no. 87: Order to Show Cause Re Sanctions (.pdf, 78 KB) 2802 02/25/2019
Pretrial order no. 88: Deposition Designations for Dr. Matthew Ross (.pdf, 85 KB) 2810 02/25/2019
Pretrial order no. 89: Initial Ruling on Deposition Designations for Dr. William Reeves (.pdf, 50 KB) 2812 02/25/2019
Pretrial order no. 90: Ruling on Deposition Objections for Dr. Goldstein (.pdf, 72 KB) 2817 02/26/2019
Pretrial order no. 91: Order Sanctioning Mr. Hardeman's Counsel (.pdf, 117 KB) 2828 02/26/2019
Pretrial order no. 92: Evidentiary Rulings on Dr. Portier's Direct Testimony (.pdf, 112 KB) 2829 02/26/2019
Pretrial order no. 93: Further Order re Reeves Deposition Designations (.pdf, 90 KB) 2830 02/27/2019
Pretrial Order no. 94: Order Regarding Opening Statement Slides (.pdf, 47 KB) 2831 02/26/2019
Pretrial order no. 95: Ruling on Deposition Objections for Dr. Blair (.pdf, 72 KB) 2837 02/27/2019
Pretrial order no. 96: Evidentiary Rulings on Dr. Portier's Testimony on Cross-Examination (.pdf, 128 KB) 2838 02/27/2019
Pretrial order no. 97: Evidentiary Rulings on Dr. Portier's Re-Direct and Re-Cross Testimony (.pdf, 118 KB) 2861 02/28/2019
Pretrial order no. 98: Initial Rulings on Deposition Designations for Dr. Reeves (.pdf, 101 KB) 2867 03/01/2019
Pretrial order no. 99: Order re Dr. Weisenburger's Testimony (.pdf, 56 KB) 2877 03/02/2019
Pretrial order no. 100: Ruling on Monsanto's Deposition Designations for Dr. Reeves (.pdf, 98 KB) 2894 03/04/2019
Pretrial order no. 101: Order re Monsanto's Motion for Summary Judgment on Non-Causation Grounds (.pdf, 146 KB) 2937 03/07/2019
Pretrial order no. 102: Court's Draft Phase 1 Instructions (.pdf, 173 KB) 2940 03/07/2019
Pretrial order no. 103: Order re Monsanto's Proposed Questions for Drs. Arber and Levine (.pdf, 107 KB) 2941 03/07/2019
Pretrial order no. 104: Scope of Dr. Arber's Testimony (.pdf, 97 KB) 2942 03/08/2019
Pretrial order no. 105: Order re Authentication of Mr. Hardeman's Medical Records (.pdf, 106 KB) 2958 03/11/2019
Pretrial order no. 106: Court's Revised Phase 1 Instructions (.pdf, 178 KB) 2959 03/11/2019
Pretrial order no. 107: Order re Final Jury Instructions (.pdf, 97 KB) 2961 03/12/2019
Pretrial order no. 108: Final Phase 1 Instructions (.pdf, 177 KB) 2963 03/12/2019
Pretrial order no. 109: Final Verdict Form (.pdf, 80 KB) 2964 03/12/2019
Pretrial order no. 110: Order re Plaintiff's Expert James Mills (.pdf, 104 KB) 2979 03/13/2019
Pretrial order no. 111: Order Requesting Further Information on Drs. Benbrook and Mills (.pdf, 86 KB) 2982 03/13/2019
Pretrial order no. 112: Order re Design Defect Jury Instruction (.pdf, 88 KB) 2983 03/13/2019
Pretrial order no. 113: Order Denying Monsanto's Motion for a Directed Verdict (.pdf, 102 KB) 2984 03/13/2019
Pretrial order no. 114: Outstanding Evidentiary Issues from PTO 81 (.pdf, 90 KB) 2987 03/13/2019
Pretrial order no. 115: Order re Phase 2 Opening Statements (.pdf, 97 KB) 2999 03/14/2019
Pretrial order no. 116: Order re Design Defect Claim (.pdf, 92 KB) 3051 03/18/2019
Pretrial order no. 117: Ruling on Deposition Designations for Mark Martens (.pdf, 91 KB) 3082 03/18/2019
Pretrial order no. 118: Ruling on Phase 2 Deposition Designations for Dr. Reeves (.pdf, 103 KB) 3093 03/19/2019
Pretrial order no. 119: Ruling on Initial Phase 2 Deposition Designations for Dr. Farmer (.pdf, 100 KB) 3094 03/20/2019
Pretrial order no. 120: Ruling on Phase 2 Designations for Dr. Heydens (.pdf, 74 KB) 3108 03/20/2019
Pretrial order no. 121: Order re Rowland and Housenger Evidence (.pdf, 84 KB) 3121 03/21/2019
Pretrial order no. 122: Ruling on Phase 2 Designations for Dr. Portier (.pdf, 85 KB) 3140 03/22/2019
Pretrial order no. 123: Ruling on Phase 2 Designations for Doreen Manchester (.pdf, 87 KB) 3143 03/24/2019
Pretrial order no. 124: Ruling on Phase 2 Designations for Samuel Murphey (.pdf, 88 KB) 3144 03/24/2019
Pretrial order no. 125: Ruling on Phase 2 Designations for David Saltmiras (.pdf, 92 KB) 3145 03/24/2019
Pretrial order no. 126: Ruling on Phase 2 Designations for Larry Kier (.pdf, 94 KB) 3146 03/24/2019
Pretrial order no. 127: Court's Draft Phase 2 Instructions (.pdf, 189 KB) 3147 03/24/2019
Pretrial order no. 128: Ruling on Monsanto's Additional Phase 2 Designations for Dr. Portier (.pdf, 83 KB) 3148 03/24/2019
Pretrial order no. 129: Ruling on Phase 2 Designations for James Guard (.pdf, 92 KB) 3149 03/24/2019
Pretrial order no. 130: Ruling on Phase 2 Designations for Hugh Grant (.pdf, 91 KB) 3150 03/24/2019
Pretrial order no. 131: Ruling on Phase 2 Designations for Michael Koch (.pdf, 93 KB) 3151 03/24/2019
Pretrial order no. 132: Ruling on Phase 2 Designations for Kirk Azevedo (.pdf, 88 KB) 3152 03/24/2019
Pretrial order no. 133: Court's Proposed Phase 2 Verdict Form (.pdf, 103 KB) 3156 03/25/2019
Pretrial order no. 134: Order Denying Monsanto's Motion for a Directed Verdict Following Phase 2 (.pdf, 106 KB) 3170 03/25/2019
Pretrial order no. 135: Court's Revised Phase 2 Instructions (.pdf, 184 KB) 3186 03/25/2019
Pretrial order no. 136: Redline of Draft Phase 2 Instructions (.pdf, 187 KB) 3187 03/25/2019
Pretrial order no. 137: Final Phase 2 Verdict Form (.pdf, 72 KB) 3188 03/25/2019
Pretrial order no. 138: Instruction on Noneconomic Damages (.pdf, 32 KB) 3191 03/26/2019
Pretrial order no. 139: Final Phase 2 Instructions (.pdf, 186 KB) 3194 03/26/2019
Pretrial order no. 140: Order re Proposed Judgment (.pdf, 47 KB) 3277 04/08/2019
Pretrial order no. 141: Order Vacating Trial and Setting Upcoming Hearing (.pdf, 58 KB) 3325 04/11/2019
Pretrial order no. 142: Scheduling for Pending Motions to Remand (.pdf, 44 KB) 3433 04/24/2019
Pretrial order no. 143: Order Unsealing Trial Transcripts (.pdf, 58 KB) 3602 05/03/2019
Pretrial order no. 144: Order Regarding Objections to Form of Judgment (.pdf, 76 KB) 3603 05/03/2019
Pretrial order no. 145: Judgment (.pdf, 52 KB) 3604 05/03/2019
Pretrial order no. 146: Order re Further Sanctions (.pdf, 79 KB) 3832 05/21/2019
Pretrial order no. 147: Tentative Remand Plan (.pdf, 101 KB) 3834 05/21/2019
Pretrial order no. 148: Order re hearing in Smith v. Monsanto (.pdf, 69 KB) 3835 05/21/2019