Why J&J’s bankruptcy is still alive and InfoWars isn’t

By Donald Swanson (July 8, 2022, 5:00 p.m. EDT) — Johnson & Johnson and InfoWars LLC filed for bankruptcy to face tort lawsuits.

Johnson & Johnson’s bankruptcy in the US Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey survived a motion to dismiss.[1] InfoWars’ bankruptcy in the US Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas did not.[2]

What follows is an effort to compare and contrast the two cases, revealing why one case is still alive and the other not, and providing guidance to practitioners on which strategies might survive a motion to dismiss and which do not. will not.


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