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Travelers/Manville Remand – 2d Circuit Argument is Thursday October 22 at 2:00 PM

The Supreme Court’s Manville/Travelers opinion was quite narrow (some might say advisory) and resulted in a remand of the case to the 2d Circuit to decide the extent to which the prior rulings are binding on various entities. As per this online docket, the Travelers/Manville argument on remand is set for oral argument today. at 2:00 pm at the 2d Circuit. Assuming I’m reading the schedule correctly, the appellate panel will consist of Judges Calabresi and Wesley, and also will include the now fairly famous Judge Rakoff sitting on the panel by designation. Go here to see the panels.

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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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