Texas plaintiffs lawyers handling fen-phen suits say recent settlement overtures by American Home Products Corp. will not distract them from taking suits to trial in Texas this summer and getting the nation’s first fen-phen verdict.

Eight Texas plaintiffs lawyers say they are open to talking with the mass-tort litigation’s primary defendant, American Home Products, about settling their individual suits, but they aren’t expecting any speedy national settlement.

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