In this asbestos personal injury action the plaintiffs allege that Arlene Feinberg contracted mesothelioma because of exposure to asbestos-contaminated talc from defendant Colgate-Palmolive Company’s Cashmere Bouquet.
Colgate moved for summary judgment, arguing 1) the plaintiffs’ action is barred by the statute of limitations; 2) the plaintiffs failed to exclude other potential causes of Ms. The plaintiff, Doris Kay Dummitt, filed suit in the New York Supreme Court, alleging her husband, Ronald Dummitt, was diagnosed with and passed away from mesothelioma from asbestos exposure as a result of work as a Navy boiler technician from 1960 to 1977.
The Chamber’s amicus brief argues that it would be an extraordinary change to Arizona law to recognize a legal duty in tort extending from the owner or operator of a facility to all those who may come into contact with an individual who encounters potentially dangerous substances at the facility.
The Old Act incorporated by reference many legal rules (commonly referred to as “default rules” or “gap-filling rules”) from Pennsylvania’s corporation, general partnership and limited partnership statutes.
Further, as was common with many “first generation” statutes, the Old Act included relatively few default rules (whether imbedded in the Old Act or incorporated by reference).
The award was broken down $12 million for past pain and suffering and $10 million for future pain and suffering. Gondar was living and had been diagnosed with mesothelioma. William Longo to provide an expert opinion as to the… The plaintiffs alleged the development of pleural plaques and interstitial fibrosis.
He owned a part-time construction company from 1953 to 1973 and allegedly was exposed to asbestos form working in the vicinity of others working with and on residential boilers. The jury found in favor of the plaintiffs, and Tremco appealed.
Last month, Daniel Tishman, who lives on a 256-acre llama farm in Maine and had been running Tishman's New England projects out of Boston, was named executive vice president of Tishman Realty & Construction and head of all its Northeast operations.
He will now spend much more time in New York, since the appointment puts him on a clear path to succeed his father as chief executive.
Each first relegated his love of building things to home woodworking shops.
Each looked at the real estate business that Julius Tishman, John Tishman's grandfather, started in 1898 as something that the "other" Tishmans did, and chose instead to teach school.
You received a notice in the mail that a customer has filed bankruptcy. Is there a way to get paid the outstanding balance? Do you have to continue to supply product or services to this customer?