Products Liability Law Daily Wrap Up, JURISDICTION—CHEMICAL PRODUCTS—E.D.Mo.: Remand granted in vineyards’ suit against makers of dicamba-tolerant cotton seed system, (Jan 12, 2022)

By Kenneth H. Ryesky, M.B.A., J.D.

The diversity between the plaintiffs and the defendants was incomplete, and there was no “fraudulent misjoinder” of the nondiverse party’s claims.

A federal district court in Missouri granted the motion of 57 vineyard operators to remand their case against the manufacturers and marketers of a d ...