Taxotere/Docetaxel

Taxotere (docetaxel) is a chemotherapy used for the treatment of cancer, including breast cancer. On July 17, 2018, the Supreme Court designated all pending and future New Jersey state court litigation alleging injuries resulting from use of the drug Taxotere (docetaxel) as multicounty litigation and assigned it for centralized management to Middlesex County.

 

Assigned Judges and Staff

Judge James F. Hyland
Middlesex County Courthouse
56 Paterson Street
P.O. Box 2633
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
Phone: 732-645-4300 Ext.88255
E-Mail: James.Hyland@njcourts.gov
Darlene Filannino
Secretary to the Judge
Phone: 732-645-4300 Ext. 88256
E-Mail: Darlene.Filannino@njcourts.gov
Sean Garrett
Law Clerk to Judge Hyland
Phone: 732-645-4300 Ext.88257
E-Mail: sean.garrett@njcourts.gov
Matthew Steen
Law Clerk to Judge Hyland
Phone: 732-645-4300 Ext.88262
E-Mail: matthew.steen@njcourts.gov
Dolores Taylor
Team Leader, MCL Clerk's Office
Middlesex County Courthouse
56 Paterson Street
2nd Floor Tower Wing, P.O. Box 2633
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903
Phone: 732-645-4300 Ext. 88306
E-Mail: Dolores.Taylor@njcourts.gov
Marisol Rodriguez
Judiciary Clerk, MCL Clerk's Office
Middlesex County Courthouse
56 Paterson Street
2nd Floor Tower Wing, P.O. Box 2633
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903
Phone: 732-645-4300 Ext. 88312
E-Mail: Marisol.Rodriguez@njcourts.gov

Calendar

Taxotere Taxotere Case Management Conference is scheduled for July 21, 2020 @ 10:00 a.m. in courtroom 403. Agenda should be sent in once week before.

Case List

Taxotere Case List Updated: July 11, 2019

Counsel List

Counsel Lists Updated: 2-20-2019

Date Title Section
04/27/2020 Arnold- Order Admitting Matthew Vinson Pro Hac Vice in L-97-20 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Bidwood - Order Admitting Carasusana Wall Pro Hac Vice in L-7819-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Braxton- Order Admitting Mark R Niemeyer Pro Hac Vice in L-7792-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Bruce- Order Admitting Eric W Newell Pro Hac Vice in L-7793-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Busichio - Order Admitting Jason R Fraxedas Pro Hac Vice in L-236-19 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Clayton - Order Admitting Samuel M Wendt Pro Hac Vice in L-7782-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Clement - Order Admitting Carasusana B Wall Pro Hac Vice in L-7781-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Donohoe - Order Admitting Jessica A Perez Pro Hac Vice in L-7777-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Edwards - Order Admitting Samuel M Wendt Pro Hac Vice in L-7774-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Elhendy – Order Admitting Jenifer Nolte Pro Hac Vice in L-7746-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Erickson - Order Admitting Andrew T Kagan Pro Hac Vice in L-3173-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Gaddis - Order Admitting Matthew Vinson Pro Hac Vice in L-156-20 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Giangeruso - Order Admitting John P Cowart Pro Hac Vice in L-7786-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Grier - Order Admitting Mark R Niemeyer Pro Hac Vice in L-7780-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Henderson - Order Admitting Mark R Niemeyer Pro Hac Vice in L-7823-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Hill - Order Admitting Mark R Niemeyer Pro Hac Vice in L-7830-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Knell - Order Admitting Andrew T Kagan Pro Hac Vice in L-7829-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Murray - Order Admitting Taylor S Hardenstein Pro Hac Vice in L-7778-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 McGinness - Order Admitting Samuel M Wendt Pro Hac Vice in L-6487-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Moody - Order Admitting Taylor S Hardenstein Pro Hac Vice in L-1158-19 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Murray - Order Admitting Eric W Newell Pro Hac Vice in L-4328-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Naidoo - Order Admitting Mark R Niemeyer Pro Hac Vice in L-7789-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Peri - Order Admitting Jessica A Perez Pro Hac Vice in L-7776-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Phillips - Order Admitting John P Cowart Hac Vice in L-7821-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Russell - Order Admitting Eric W Newell Pro Hac Vice in L-7834-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Savis - Order Admitting Mark R Niemeyer Pro Hac Vice in L-7783-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Smith - Order Admitting Taylor S Hardenstein Pro Hac Vice in L-4066-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Soricelli - Order Admitting John P Cowart Pro Hac Vice in L-7791-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Stewart - Order Admitting J Hunter Bryson Pro Hac Vice in L-4822-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Strunk - Order Admitting Mark R Niemeyer Pro Hac Vice in L-7779-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Teitelbaum - Order Admitting Jenifer Nolte Pro Hac Vice in L-7795-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/27/2020 Walker - Order Admitting Mark R Niemeyer Pro Hac Vice in L-7820-18 Pro Hac Vice
01/31/2020 Akoto - Dismissal without Prejudice Dismissal Orders
01/31/2020 Akoto - Dismissal without Prejudice Dismissal Orders
01/31/2020 Clark - Dismissal without Prejudice Dismissal Orders
01/31/2020 Johnson - Dismissal without Prejudice Dismissal Orders
01/31/2020 Kaysheon - Dismissal without Prejudice Dismissal Orders
02/28/2020 Ali - Order Admitting Jennifer Snyder Heis Pro Hac Vice in L-7810-18 Dismissal Orders
02/28/2020 Ali - Order Admitting Thomas G McIntosh Pro Hac Vice in L-7810-18 Dismissal Orders
02/11/2020 Case Management Order No. 7 January 23, 2020 Conference Case Management
02/07/2020 Hicks - Dismissal with Prejudice Dismissal Orders
02/07/2020 Karfeld - Dismissal with Prejudice Dismissal Orders
02/07/2020 Knight - Dismissal with Prejudice Dismissal Orders
01/21/2020 Case Management Order #6 12-12-19 Conference Case Management
01/21/2020 ESI Protocol with Exhibit A General
01/13/2020 Lauriano - Consent Order of Dismissal with Prejudice Dismissal Orders
01/13/2020 Robles - Consent Order of Dismissal with Prejudice Dismissal Orders
12/11/2019 Lauriano - Order Admitting Jennifer Snyder Heis Esq. Dismissal Orders
11/14/2019 Adams - Order Admitting Christopher J Kaufman Pro Hac Vice in L-6088-18 Pro Hac Vice
10/31/2019 Order to Reconsider and Dismiss counts General
10/17/2019 Case Management Order No. 5 September 11, 2019 Conference Case Management
08/28/2019 Order Regarding Dismissing Master Complaint Partially Granted General
08/14/2019 Product Identification Order #3 for Taxotere Litigation with Exhibit A General
08/07/2019 Defendant Fact Sheet with Exhibit A Product Identification General
08/07/2019 Plaintiff Fact Sheet & Defendant Fact Sheet Implementation Order General
08/07/2019 Protective Order General
08/07/2019 Electronically Stored Information Protocol Order Case Management
07/18/2019 Egnor - Order Admitting Oliver P. Thoma Pro Hac Vice in L-8966-14 Pro Hac Vice
07/03/2019 Case Management Order No. 4 July 3, 2019 Case Management
06/21/2019 Munzenmaier - Order Admitting Ryan P. Theriault Pro Hac Vice in L-7293-17 General
06/14/2019 CMO Regarding Plaintiff Fact Sheet with Exhibit A General
05/29/2019 Obu - Order to Correct Metadata Plaintiff
05/16/2019 Product Identification Order #2 for Taxotere Litigation with Appendix A General
05/08/2019 Order Regarding Service of Process upon defendant Actavis Pharma, Inc. and Actavis LLC General
05/08/2019 Order Regarding Service of Process upon defendant Sandoz Inc. General
05/08/2019 Order Regarding Service of Process upon defendant Accord Healthcare, Inc. General
05/08/2019 Order Regarding Service of Process upon defendant Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc. General
04/12/2019 Olivo-Verzilli - Order Admitting Masison Hatten Pro Hac Vice in L-2349-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/12/2019 Olivo-Verzilli - Order Admitting Kelly Bieri Pro Hac Vice in L-2349-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/12/2019 Olivo-Verzilli - Order Admitting Patrick Leo Oot Pro Hac Vice in L-2349-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/17/2019 Case Management Order No. 3 April 17, 2019 Case Management
04/05/2019 London - Order Admitting John J Foley Pro Hac Vice in L-7833-18 Pro Hac Vice
04/05/2019 Bannister - Order Admitting Frederick B Darley III Pro Hac Vice in L-7802-18 Pro Hac Vice
02/19/2019 Ali - Order Admitting Michael J Suffern Pro Hac Vice in L-7810-18 Pro Hac Vice
02/19/2019 Henson - Order Admitting Rachel L Shkolnk Pro Hac Vice in L-7815-18 Pro Hac Vice
02/19/2019 Milow - Order Admitting Alyssa J White Pro Hac Vice in L-6177-18 Pro Hac Vice
03/05/2019 Walker - Consent Order Vacating administrative Dismissal & Reinstate Matter Dismissal Orders
03/22/2019 Common Benefit Order Case Management
03/18/2019 Adams - Order Admitting R Clifton Merrell Pro Hac Vice in L-6088-18 Pro Hac Vice
03/18/2019 Salima - Order Admitting Mara Cusker Gonzalez Pro Hac Vice in L-7810-18 Pro Hac Vice
03/18/2019 Salima - Order Admitting Kimberly L Beck Pro Hac Vice in L-7810-18 Pro Hac Vice
02/05/2019 Case Management Order 2 February 5, 2019 Case Management
01/25/2019 Salima - Order Admitting Kathleen Kelly Pro Hac Vice in L-7810-18 Pro Hac Vice
01/25/2019 Salima - Order Admitting Geoffrey M. Coan& Pro Hac Vice L-7810-18 Pro Hac Vice
01/23/2019 Felix - Order Admitting M. Palmer Lambert Pro Hac Vice in L-7775-18 Pro Hac Vice
01/23/2019 Felix - Order Admitting Dawn M. Barrios Pro Hac Vice in L-7775-18 Pro Hac Vice
01/23/2019 Consent Order Regarding Accord Healthcare Inc. for motion to dism. the master complaint for lack of personal jurisdiction General
01/23/2019 Consent Order Regarding McKesson for motion to dism. the master complaint General
01/23/2019 Product Identification Order for Taxotere Litigation General
01/11/2019 McGinness - Order Admission of Julie Y. Park Pro Hac Vice in L-6487-18 Pro Hac Vice
01/11/2019 McGinness - Order Admission of Erin M. Bosman Pro Hac Vice in L-6487-18 Pro Hac Vice
12/14/2018 Master Pleading Implementation Order General
12/07/2018 Millow - Order Admitting Julie Callsen Pro Hac Vice in L-6177-18 Pro Hac Vice
12/07/2018 Millow - Order Admitting Brenda Sweet Pro Hac Vice in L-6177-18 Pro Hac Vice
11/01/2018 Adams - Order Admitting Lori G. Cohen Pro Hac Vice in L-6088-18 Plaintiff
11/01/2018 Adams - Order Admitting Brian Rubenstein Pro Hac Vice in L-6088-18 Plaintiff
11/01/2018 Adams - Order Admitting Evan C. Holden Pro Hac Vice in L-6088-18 Plaintiff
10/12/2018 Olivo-Verzilli - Order Admitting Harley V. Ratliff Pro Hac Vice in L-2349-18 Pro Hac Vice
12/05/2018 Case Management Order 1 Case Management