Magistrate Judge Recommends Granting Judgment To 2 Asbestos Defendants
(September 13, 2016, 12:48 PM EDT) -- WILMINGTON, Del. — A federal magistrate judge in Delaware on Aug. 29 recommended granting summary judgment to two defendants in an asbestos case, saying that maritime law shields one from liability for third-party insulation and that the record is devoid of evidence of exposure to the other (Jimmy R. Mitchell and Connie Mitchell v. Atwood & Morill Co., et al., No. 15-958, D. Del.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 115210).
(Opinion available. Document #01-160914-024Z.)
Jimmy and Connie Mitchell filed suit in the New Castle County Superior Court...