An application has been made to the Supreme Court pursuant to Rule 4:38A and Directive # 11-03, "Mass Torts -- Guidelines and Criteria for Designation," for designation of all New Jersey state court litigation involving the contraceptive Depo-Provera as a mass tort for centralized management and assignment to one of the designated mass tort judges. A copy of the application is posted on the Judiciary's Internet Mass Tort Information Center website at www. judiciary.state.nj.us/mass-tort/index.htm.
Anyone wishing to comment on or object to this mass tort application should provide such comments or objections, with relevant supporting documentation, to the Acting Administrative Director of the Courts, P.O. Box 037, Trenton, NJ 08625-0037, by March 30, 2007.
Philip S. Carchman, J.A.D.
Acting Administrative Director of the Courts
Dated: February 16, 2007