3M Investors Oppose the Company’s Third Circuit Petition to Move Suit to Minnesota

3M investors, who filed suit against the company in December 2019 over its alleged PFAS-related liabilities, are now urging the Third Circuit Court of Appeals to keep their suit in New Jersey. The plaintiff-investors contend that the case was “commenced in New Jersey by a New Jersey pension fund serving New Jersey beneficiaries” and, as…

Judge Keeps Putative Class Action Against 3M in New Jersey

In a putative class action alleging 3M hid evidence of PFAS toxicity, 3M asked the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey to transfer the case to Minnesota federal court. Although the proposed class will likely include a fair number of New Jersey residents, the Court found that balancing private and public interest…