Stand 'N Seal Plaintiffs Win Judge's Support For Trust

Law360, New York (January 3, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- The judge overseeing the Stand 'N Seal multidistrict product liability litigation has endorsed the plaintiffs' bid for the creation of a settlement trust, lending a boost to defendant SLR Inc.'s quest to end its involvement in the product liability litigation over the controversial grout sealer.

On Thursday, U.S. District Judge Thomas Thrash Jr. granted the plaintiffs' motion to establish a trust and appoint a special master, barely two weeks after the group first broached the subject in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of...
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