Enfamil Maker Fights Bid To Reinstate Infant Death Suit

Law360, New York (February 12, 2014, 8:49 PM EST) -- Mead Johnson & Company LLC urged the Eighth Circuit on Tuesday to uphold the dismissal of an infant formula contamination suit, because the plaintiff had used a flawed methodology to claim the contamination was caused by the formula rather than the water supply or other sources.

The child nutrition company fought Tuesday to preserve its summary judgment win in a Minnesota federal suit concerning an infant who allegedly suffered severe brain damage from ingesting Mead's Enfamil formula. During oral arguments, Mead attorney Anthony Anscombe of Sedgwick...
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Scott Johnson, etc. v. Mead Johnson & Company, LLC


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13-2681

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Appellate - 8th Circuit

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4365 Personal Injury-Product Liability

Date Filed

August 1, 2013

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