Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation consolidated more than 20 lawsuits by MF Global shareholders and customers into a single case in Manhattan federal court.
What does JPML stand for?
JPML stands for Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation
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- Japan Project Management Forum (project management professionals' organization)
- Jess Parrish Medical Foundation (Titusville, FL)
- JP Morgan Fleming
- Joint Political Military Group (Israel-US)
- J. Pruitt Management LLC (Texas)
- Journal of Preventive Medicine and Hygiene
- Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing
- J.P. Morgan Institutional Investments
- Jabatan Penuntut Malaysia Kaherah (Malay: Department of Malaysian Students in Cairo)
- Japanese Professional Mahjong League (Japan)
- Japan Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Association
- J.P. Morgan Mutual Fund Select Trust
- Jersey Produce Marketing Organisation (UK)
- Joint Program Management Office
- Jianghan Petroleum Machinery Plant (Qianjiang, Hubei, China)
- Joint Preventive Medicine Policy Group (US Navy)
- Jacobson's Progressive Muscle Relaxation
- Joint Program Management Review
- Joint Project Management Review
- Joint Projected Manpower Requirements
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Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation was created by Congress in 1968 to determine whether civil actions pending in different federal districts involve one or more common questions of fact such that the actions should be transferred to one federal district for coordinated or consolidated pretrial proceedings.
In June 1999, the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation centralized all but two of these cases before the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.
On the afternoon before Kessler's deadline, the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation, of which I'd never heard but which had been setup in the 1960s to help federal courtrooms run more smoothly, transferred six Missouri River cases--among them the litigation in front of Kessler--to the Minnesota courtroom of a US.
These transfers are made by the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation, a group of seven appointed federal circuit and district court judges, if it finds that "the convenience of the parties and the witnesses will promote the just and efficient conduct of such actions.
Text also includes the Rules of Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation, Rules Governing Habeas Corpus Cases and Motions Attacking Sentence, and the Rules of the Supreme Court of the U.