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Yandle turns down Boeing’s second motion to keep asbestos suit in federal court

By Sandra Lane | Jul 9, 2018

An Illinois federal judge denied Boeing Company's second attempt to move an asbestos lawsuit from state to federal court.

Georgia Pacific's Bestwall seeks Chapter 11; Cites ‘abuses in the tort system’ in Madison County

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Nov 14, 2017

In its request for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, Bestwall LLC, a unit of Georgia Pacific, cites a 2005 Madison County asbestos case where “highly questionable claiming practices” were used during litigation to reach higher payouts before changing the story for bankruptcy trust filings.

Asbestos report shows Madison County remains 'preeminent mature' jurisdiction

By Ann Maher | Mar 19, 2017

Madison County's court system and some of the high profile local lawyers who built their practices here continue to dominate the nation's asbestos litigation landscape.

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