DVT Plaintiff Allowed Further Discovery Against AA

Law360, New York (October 31, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A court ruled on Tuesday that a woman who sued American Airlines Inc. for allegedly causing her to suffer a dangerous blood clot is entitled to further discovery, wrapping up a multidistrict litigation that has yielded mostly dismissals.

The court had earlier limited several plaintiffs' discovery in the case, denying their requests to depose flight crews, among others.

The plaintiff, Mair Vincent, is one of only two remaining in the MDL. The consolidated case originally included about 50 plaintiffs who sued because they, or a deceased...
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