The U.S. District Court in South Carolina denied DuPont’s and other companies’ motion for summary judgment seeking to limit their liability in a multi-district litigation case involving alleged PFAS contamination in aqueous film-forming foams (“AFFF”). Despite arguments to the contrary, the Court concluded that the claim against the defendants contained at least one question that was ripe for the jury – namely the defendants’ duty to warn of alleged PFAS in AFFF.
May 17, 2023 | Acosta v. 3M Co. et al. Case No. 1:23-cv-03068 (E.D. Wash.)