United States District Court, E.D. Pennsylvania
April 16, 2015
JENNIFER A. SANDERS, et al.
ETHICON, INC., et al.
MARK A. KEARNEY, District Judge.
AND NOW, this 16th day of April 2015, under 28 U.S.C. §1404(a), and considering the parties' memoranda on venue including Defendants' request for transfer to the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania (ECF Doc. Nos. 36 & 37), and in accord with the accompanying Memorandum, it is ORDERED that this case is TRANSFERRED to the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, Plaintiffs' home forum. The Clerk of this Court is directed to promptly transfer this matter to the Clerk of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED, consistent with the Declaration of counsel for Ethicon, Inc., Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc., Johnson & Johnson Services, Inc. and Johnson & Johnson (the "Ethicon Defendants"), that the Ethicon Defendants shall not object, on the basis of Fed.R.Civ.P. 45(c)(1)(A), to any subpoena issued by Plaintiffs to employees of the Ethicon Defendants located within one hundred (100) miles of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania at the time of subpoena issuance.