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Citing 'character assassinations' of witnesses, Goodyear asks for new trial in $40 million asbestos case

By John Breslin | Aug 21, 2018

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A lawyer for Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., which was ordered by pay $40.1 million to a man who claimed he developed mesothelioma following exposure to asbestos, is asking a judge for a new trial.

Former mechanic sues over alleged asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 17, 2018

A former Illinois mechanic blames a host of companies for causing his lung cancer.

Laborer alleges lung cancer from asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 17, 2018

A former welder claims several manufacturers hid the dangers of asbestos exposure.

Suit alleges manufacturers failed to warn about asbestos fibers in their products

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 16, 2018

A veteran and laborer wants to confront many well-known corporations in court over his alleged asbestos exposure.

Widow alleges husband died from asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 15, 2018

Asbestos-laden products caused her husband's lung cancer and eventual death, a Belleville widow claims.

Couple sues manufacturers over alleged asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 9, 2018

Several product manufacturers face a lawsuit over alleged asbestos exposure.

Companies' products led to lung cancer, couple says in suit

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 9, 2018

A former machine builder and millwright claims several companies' products exposed him to asbestos fibers.

Asbestos products blamed for man's death

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 8, 2018

Several asbestos manufacturers face a lawsuit over the death of a man allegedly exposed to asbestos.

Former welder and bus driver blames companies for contact with asbestos

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 8, 2018

A former laborer says exposure to asbestos gave him lung cancer.

Companies products caused lung cancer, Chambersburg couple says

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 8, 2018

A couple from Chambersburg say several manufacturers exposed the husband to asbestos fibers.

Man's lung cancer prompts asbestos litigation

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 8, 2018

A husband and wife brought a lawsuit against several manufacturers over alleged asbestos exposure.

Man's lung cancer prompts asbestos litigation

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 7, 2018

A long list of manufacturers face a lawsuit over a man's exposure to asbestos.

Special administrator sues asbestos products manufacturers for negligence

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 6, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A special administrator is suing manufacturers of asbestos-containing products, citing alleged failure to warn and negligence.

Woman alleges lung cancer from secondary exposure to asbestos

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 2, 2018

Several manufacturers face a lawsuit brought by a couple claiming exposure to asbestos.

Man accuses manufactures of asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 2, 2018

Several product manufactures face a lawsuit brought by a couple for alleged asbestos exposure.

Couple files asbestos lung cancer suit

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 2, 2018

A couple blames several product manufacturers for asbestos exposure, leading to the husband's diagnosis of lung cancer.

Husband and wife sue over asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 31, 2018

Several manufacturers face a lawsuit over a man's asbestos exposure.

Asbestos defense attorney says Jeffs v Ford decision clarifies jurisdiction questions

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Jul 26, 2018

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 man's lung cancer prompts lawsuit against several manufacturers

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 24, 2018

St. Clair County laborer claims several manufacturing companies negligently exposed him to cancer-causing asbestos.

Fifth District reverses Stobbs on asbestos jurisdiction ruling; Goldenhersh dissents

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Jul 16, 2018

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.

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