MDL/Special Cases

Epipen (Epinephrine Injection, USP) Marketing, Sales Practices and Antitrust Litigation
According to the Transfer Order dated August 3, 2017 and filed in our court on August 4, 2017: “This litigation . . . involve[s] allegations of anticompetitive conduct or unfair methods of competition by one or more Mylan entities with respect to the EpiPen, a spring-loaded injector marketed by Mylan that delivers a pre-measured and pre-loaded amount of epinephrine for the emergency treatment of anaphylaxis. . . . These actions share factual... more »

Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc., Dog Food Products Liability Litigation
The lawsuits in this multidistrict litigation allege that certain Prescription Diet and Science Diet canned dog foods of Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc. contained elevated levels of Vitamin D.  Plaintiffs seek damages relating to the purchases of these dog foods and for the alleged health issues suffered by pets that consumed these foods. For Kansas City courthouse, hotel and travel information CLICK HERE... more »

Steven Wayne Fish, et al., v. Kris Kobach, Kansas Secretary of State (Civil Action No. 16-2105-JAR-JPO)

This lawsuit challenges a Kansas documentary proof of citizenship law with regard to individuals who apply to register to vote in federal elections during the driver’s license application or renewal process, and who sign an attestation of United States citizenship as part of that application process. The individual plaintiffs filed their Complaint on February 18, 2016, on behalf of themselves and others similarly situated, against Kansas Secretary of State... more »

Syngenta AG MIR162 Corn Litigation
According to the Transfer Order dated December 11, 2014 and filed in this Court on December 22, 2014: “These cases concern the Syngenta defendants’ decision to commercialize corn seeds containing a genetically modified trait, known as ‘MIR 162,’ that reportedly controls certain insects.  Corn with this trait has entered U.S. corn stocks but has not been approved for import by the Chinese government, which has imposed a complete ban on... more »

USA v. Black et al (Criminal Action No. 16-20032-JAR)

The defendants in this case are charged with conspiracy to traffic in contraband, including methamphetamine, cigarettes and cellular phones inside the Corrections Corporation of America (“CCA”) Leavenworth Detention Center. The defendants include detainees at CCA, family members or associates of these detainees who operated outside of CCA, and one prison guard employed by CCA. During the course of discovery in this case, allegations arose that the Government had obtained video... more »

U.S. Federal Court District of Kansas


U.S. Federal Court District of Kansas