Federal Valsartan Judge Latest to Confirm Litigation Funding Not Discoverable

October 12, 2019

That decision—the latest in a long line of cases denying such discovery requests—confirmed that defendants are not free to probe plaintiffs’ finances absent some showing of need.

Magistrate Judge Joel Schneider on Sept. 18 denied a products liability MDL defendant’s request to discover whether the plaintiffs had litigation funding, the details of any such funding arrangements, and communications concerning the financing.

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