CPSA Claims Nixed In Stand 'N Seal MDL

Law360, New York (June 10, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- In multidistrict litigation over spray-on sealant Stand 'n Seal, a federal judge has tossed claims against Home Depot USA Inc. and three other companies alleging violations of the Consumer Product Safety Act.

Judge Thomas Thrash of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia on Tuesday granted motions for summary judgment by defendants Home Depot, Innovative Chemical Technologies Inc., Ortec Inc. and Roanoke Cos. Group Inc., ruling that there is no private cause of action for those claims.

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