Justice Permits Suit Against Valve Company For Subsidiary’s Actions
(August 22, 2016, 1:56 PM EDT) -- NEW YORK — A defendant has not adequately shown that it operates apart from a subsidiary and seeks a “level of testimonial precision” about exposure improper for asbestos cases, a New York justice held Aug. 17, denying a motion for summary judgment (Gaspar Hernandez-Vega v. Air & Liquid Systems Corp., No. 190367/2014, N.Y. Sup., New York Co.).
(Opinion available. Document #01-160831-004Z.)
Gaspar Hernandez-Vega filed suit in the New York County Supreme Court against numerous companies whose conduct allegedly exposed him to asbestos. Hernandez-Vega allegedly suffered exposure...