3M Can't Duck Earplug Suit With Gov't Contract Preemption

By Mike Curley (July 27, 2020, 2:20 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal judge has ruled that 3M Co. can't escape allegations that it sold defective earplugs by arguing its government contract preempts those claims, saying the company has failed to show the military exercised any real control over the earplugs' design....

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