Australian Government and IBAS to Host 2012 Global Conference to Ban Asbestos Use

Australia will be the forum for a 2012 global conference on the possibility of completely banning asbestos use. The conference will be hosted by the Australian government and the International Ban Asbestos Secretariat (IBAS). The story is here from ABC News, and was announced by Australia’s Foreign Minister, Kevin Rudd, and by Laurie Kazan-Allen of IBAS. The IBAS website does not yet include a story. Ms. Kazan-Allen is the sister of Steve Kazan, a prominent US plaintiff’s lawyer in asbestos litigation.



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Since becoming a lawyer in 1983, Kirk’s over 30 years of practice have focused on advising a wide range of corporations, associations, and individuals (as both plaintiffs and defendants) on both tort and commercial law issues centered around “mass torts.”


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