BELLEVILLE — A special administrator is suing manufacturers of asbestos-containing products, citing alleged failure to warn and negligence.
Several manufacturers face a lawsuit brought by a couple claiming exposure to asbestos.
The highly anticipated Ford Motor Company jurisdiction appeal was released as an unpublished Rule 23 decision after the appellate court remained under advisement for roughly a year and a half; but an asbestos defense attorney said the ruling still provides assistance for defendants raising jurisdiction objections in Madison County
St. Clair County laborer claims several manufacturing companies negligently exposed him to cancer-causing asbestos.
The Fifth District Appellate Court on Thursday reversed Madison County Associate Judge Stephen Stobbs’ order denying Ford Motor Company’s motion to dismiss for lack of personal jurisdiction in an asbestos case.
A. St. Clair County mechanic accuses several companies of exposing him to asbestos during his employment.
A former aircraft mechanic blames a handful of companies for exposing him to asbestos and causing health problems.
ST. LOUIS – Jurors on July 12 handed Johnson & Johnson a body-blow, levying a total $4.14 billion in punitive damages and $550 million in compensatory damages to 22 women who claimed its talcum powder contained asbestos that caused them to develop ovarian cancer.
ST. LOUIS – Attorneys for both sides claimed the other fabricated science during closing remarks on July 11 after a month-long trial in a lawsuit in which 22 women allege the baby powder they used made by Johnson & Johnson gave them ovarian cancer.
An Illinois federal judge denied Boeing Company's second attempt to move an asbestos lawsuit from state to federal court.
BELLEVILLE – A widow alleges her husband's death from lung cancer was caused by exposure to asbestos during his life.
BELLEVILLE – A former construction worker alleges that exposure to asbestos during her career caused her to develop cancer.
BELLEVILLE – A husband and wife allege the man's lung cancer was caused by exposure to asbestos during his life and employment.
Fifth District Appellate Court justices are still under advisement and receiving supplemental motions roughly one and a half years after oral arguments were heard in the Jeffs v Ford asbestos jurisdictional appeal out of Madison County.
BELLEVILLE – Several corporations have been named as defendants a couple's suit over allegations of injuries from asbestos exposure.