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Want More on the Interplay Between Asbestos Trusts and Judicial Proceedings ? Go to the HB Asbestos Seminar in San Francisco 9/23-9/25

Posted in Asbestos Bankruptcy, Asbestos Litigation Games, Constitutional Law/Mass Tort Law, Seminars
As posts on this blog reflect, there are in my view enormous issues out there regarding the interplay between asbestos trusts (mainly chapter 11 trusts) and the state court tort system. Happily, asbestos litigation seminars are paying an increasing amount of attention to the issues arising from the two parallel compensation systems. Two upcoming seminars… Continue Reading

Update – Due Process Denials Via Time Limits on Depositions in Asbestos Cases

Posted in Asbestos Litigation Games, Constitutional Law/Mass Tort Law
Update of July 14 to May 7 post reposted below: The National Law Journal includes a July 13 article updating on the case below. The update is that some defendants sought interlocutor appellate review of the trial judge’s order in which he “reluctantly” declined to bar a deposition transcript created under the circumstances described below.… Continue Reading