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Shipyard Defendant Obtains Summary Judgment as to Whether Certain Prior Asbestosis Releases Apply to Future Mesothelioma Claim

USA - June 13 2019 The family of Joseph Savoie, Jr. filed suit against multiple defendants alleging he passed away from mesothelioma as a result of exposure...

Court of Appeals of New York Rejects Argument that Coke Ovens Are not Products For Purposes of Strict Liability

USA - June 13 2019 The plaintiff, Donald Terwilliger, brought an asbestos suit against multiple defendants. The complaint included a count that Honeywell, as...

Lack of Specific Personal Jurisdiction Leads to Dismissal of Alleged Successor to Joiner Contractor

USA - June 5 2019 The plaintiff filed suit against multiple defendants alleging her decedent developed mesothelioma from exposure to asbestos containing...

Application of Product Line Doctrine Imposes Liability Upon Successor in Interest of Asbestos Supplier

USA - May 30 2019 The plaintiff, Edward Leren, filed suit alleging that decedent Marvin Leren developed mesothelioma as a result of his employment with Z...

Denial of Workers’ Compensation Claim Affirmed After Incorrect Standard of Review Applied by Lower Court

USA - May 29 2019 Kevin Sinyard worked as a union pipefitter since 1978; from 1986-1989, the plaintiff worked for the defendant, McKenney’s Inc. at Piedmont...