Zostavax

Zostavax is a vaccine that seeks to prevent shingles in adults. On July 17, 2018, the Supreme Court designated all pending and future New Jersey state court litigation alleging injuries resulting from use of the Zostavax vaccine as multicounty litigation and assigned it for centralized management to Middlesex County.

 

Assigned Judges and Staff

Judge James F. Hyland
Middlesex County Courthouse
56 Paterson Street
P.O. Box 2633
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
Phone: 732-645-4300 Ext.88255
E-Mail: James.Hyland@njcourts.gov
Darlene Filannino
Secretary to the Judge
Phone: 732-645-4300 Ext. 88256
E-Mail: Darlene.Filannino@njcourts.gov
Alex Feigenbaum
Law Clerk
Phone: 732-645-4300 Ext.88257
E-Mail: Alex.Feigenbaum@njcourts.gov
Ariel H. Yoo
Law Clerk
Phone: 732-645-4300 Ext.88262
E-Mail: ariel.yoo@njcourts.gov
Dolores Taylor
Team Leader, MCL Clerk's Office
Middlesex County Courthouse
56 Paterson Street
2nd Floor Tower Wing, P.O. Box 2633
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903
Phone: 732-645-4300 Ext. 88306
E-Mail: Dolores.Taylor@njcourts.gov
Marisol Rodriguez
Judiciary Clerk, MCL Clerk's Office
Middlesex County Courthouse
56 Paterson Street
2nd Floor Tower Wing, P.O. Box 2633
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903
Phone: 732-645-4300 Ext. 88312
E-Mail: Marisol.Rodriguez@njcourts.gov

Calendar

Zostavax Case Management Conference is scheduled for October 10, 2019 @ 10:30 a.m. in court room 403. Agenda should be sent in one week before.

Case List

Zostavax Case List for Sadaka Associates Updated: May 28, 2019

Zostavax Case List for Marc J Berns Updated: March 12, 2019

Counsel Lists

Counsel List as of Nov.12, 2018
Date Title Section
08/12/2019 Bennett - Dismissal with Prejudice as to PF Gerald Pequette Dismissal Orders
08/12/2019 Brattin - Dismissal with Prejudice as to PF William Huber Dismissal Orders
08/12/2019 Brattin – Dismissal with Prejudice as to PF Louise Kvasnicka Dismissal Orders
08/12/2019 Bennett - Dismissal with Prejudice as to PF Joan Hauri Dismissal Orders
07/26/2019 Stark - Dismissal with Prejudice for Z Martin Dismissal Orders
07/26/2019 Stark - Dismissal with Prejudice for Y Angell Dismissal Orders
07/26/2019 Owens - DIsmissal with Prejudice for C Koppen Dismissal Orders
07/26/2019 Jackson - Dismissal with Prejudice for R M Buckle Dismissal Orders
07/26/2019 Hyatt - Dismissal with Prejudice for D Larck Dismissal Orders
07/26/2019 Gunderson - Dismissal with Prejudice for T Matone and C Rudloff Dismissal Orders
07/26/2019 England - Dismissal with Prejudice for J Anspach Dismissal Orders
07/26/2019 England - Dismissal with Prejudice for B Frye Dismissal Orders
07/26/2019 England - Dismissal with Prejudice for C Mitchell Dismissal Orders
07/15/2019 Amended Case Management Order No. 4 July 15, 2019 Case Management
07/01/2019 2nd Amended Order granting Merck & Co. Inc and Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. to dismiss counts without Prejudice Case Management
07/01/2019 2nd Amended Order granting McKensson Corp. to dismiss counts without Prejudice Case Management
07/01/2019 Case Management Order No. 4 July 1, 2019 Case Management
07/01/2019

Second Amended Order granting McKensson Corp. to dismiss counts without Prejudice

General
07/01/2019 Second Amended Order granting Merck & Co. Inc and Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. to dismiss counts without Prejudice General
06/19/2019 Bellwether Selection & Scheduling Order General
06/12/2019 CMO Plaintiff Fact Sheets with Schedule for Service of PFS in MCL General
06/14/2019 Amended Order granting Merck & Co. Inc and Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. to dismiss counts without Prejudice Dismissal Orders
06/14/2019 Amended Order granting McKensson Corp. to dismiss counts without Prejudice Dismissal Orders
06/10/2019 Order granting Merck & Co. Inc. and Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. to dismiss counts without Prejudice Dismissal Orders
06/10/2019 Order granting McKensson Corp. to dismiss counts without Prejudice Dismissal Orders
06/12/2019 Stipulated Protective Order General
06/10/2019 Merck & Co., Inc. and Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. order to dismiss complaint counts without Prejudice Dismissal Orders
06/10/2019 McKesson Corp order to dismiss complaint counts without Prejudice Dismissal Orders
04/26/2019 Anderson - Admitting Matthew Webb  Pro Hac Vice in L-4177-17 Pro Hac Vice
04/26/2019 Anderson - Admitting Rachele S. Norfolk  Pro Hac Vice in L-4177-17 Pro Hac Vice
02/19/2019 Baumgarten - Order to Amend Caption General
03/18/2019 DePaul - Bifurcate claim Plaintiff
03/18/2019 Wegner - Amend Complaint Plaintiff
03/18/2019 Case Management Order No. 3 March 5, 2019 Case Management
03/22/2019 Discovery of Documents & ESI General
01/23/2019 Case Management Order No. 2 December 12, 2018 Case Management
12/21/2018 Anderson - Denied Order to Leave to Amend and Bifurcate the complaint Plaintiff
12/21/2018 Health - Denied Order to relieve counsel solely for pf Marilyn Kavanaugh only Plaintiff
12/21/2018 Jackson - Denied Order to Leave to Amend and Bifurcate the complaint Plaintiff
12/21/2018 Owens - Denied Order to Leave to Amend and Bifurcate the complaint Plaintiff
12/07/2018 Anderson - Admitting Joseph Cappelli Pro Hac Vice in L-4177-17 Pro Hac Vice
12/07/2018 Anderson - Admitting Debra Humphrey Pro Hac Vice in L-4177-17 Pro Hac Vice
11/01/2018 Sarboukh - Order to Reinstate Complaint Plaintiff
10/31/2018 Anderson - Order to Vacate 9-27-18 Order in L-4999-18 (Joseph Cappelli) Plaintiff
10/31/2018 Anderson - Order to Vacate 9-27-18 Order in L-4999-18 (Debra Humphrey) Plaintiff
09/27/2018 Anderson - Admitting Jooseph Cappelli Pro Hac Vice in L-4999-18 Pro Hac Vice
09/27/2018 Anderson - Admitting Debra Humphrey Pro Hac Vice in L-4999-18 Pro Hac Vice
10/12/2018 DeWeese – Order Admitting Nicole M. Georges Pro Hac Vice in L-4154-18 Pro Hac Vice
10/12/2018 Eads - Order Admitting Michael S. Goetz Pro Hac Vice in L-3700-18 Pro Hac Vice
12/05/2018 Case Management Order 1 Case Management