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Notice and Order Re: Chinese-Manufactured Drywall Products Liability Litigation – MDL 2047 (E.D. La.)

Thursday, September 19, 2019

On August 29, 2019, United States District Judge Eldon E. Fallon of the Eastern District of Louisiana preliminarily approved a class action settlement between the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee and Taishan Gypsum Company Ltd., f/k/a Shandong Taihe Dongxin Co. Ltd. and other released parties (collectively, "Taishan") in theChinese-Manufactured Drywall Products Liability Litigation currently pending in the Eastern District of Louisiana.

Pursuant to § 8 of the Settlement, a Notice of Pendency and Proposed Settlement of Class Action must be posted at each courthouse in which Chinese Drywall-related matters are pending, including the Southern District of Alabama (Mobile). 

Attached are copies of the Court's Order and Notice of Pendency and Proposed Settlement of Class Action against Taishan. These are posted here so that potential class members may become aware of the pendency of the class action and Fairness Hearing scheduled to take place at 9:00 a.m. on December 11, 2019 at the United States Courthouse for the Eastern District of Louisiana, 500 Poydras Street, Room C-456, New Orleans, LA 70130.

Chinese Drywall Notice (PDF)

Chinese Drywall Order (PDF)