Assigned to: Date Filed:
District Judge Denise Cote October 05, 2022
Referred to for settlement: Nature of Suit:
Magistrate Judge Katharine H. Parker  367 Personal Injury: Health Care/Pharmaceutical Personal Injury Product Liability


The plaintiffs in this multidistrict litigation ("MDL") assert that children developed autism spectrum disorder and/or attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder as a result of in utero exposure to acetaminophen. 


The MDL docket number for this action is 1:22-md-3043 (DLC).  The MDL docket includes all the filings and orders issued in the MDL.

The master case file docket number for this action is 1:22-mc-3043 (DLC).  The master case file docket only includes significant orders issued in the MDL. 

Links to both dockets on the Southern District of New York's Electronic Case Filing system can be found in the side bar of this webpage.  A PACER account is necessary to view the dockets. 



Selected Orders and Opinions

Opinion and Order denying Motions to Dismiss on the ground of Preemption November 14, 2022
Order: Defense Leadership    December 1, 2022
Order: Plaintiffs' Leadership    December 2, 2022
Order: Direct Filing    December 2, 2022
Order: Short Form Complaints     January 9, 2023
Order: Common Benefit Fund     January 9, 2023
Order: Discovery Coordination     January 27, 2023