Judge: Attempt To Depose Unretained Expert Over 2009 Conduct Is Burdensome

(August 17, 2015, 10:42 AM EDT) -- RALEIGH, N.C. — A motion seeking documents and deposition from an unretained plaintiffs’ asbestos expert about his role in a 2009 statement on asbestos disease in mechanics seeks evidence already in the company’s possession and is unduly burdensome, a federal judge in Pennsylvania held Aug. 13 (Arthur L. Frank, M.D., Ph.D., v. Honeywell International Inc., f/k/a Allied Signal Inc., successor to Bendix Corp., and Ford Motor Co., No. 15-172, E.D. Pa.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 106453).

(Opinion available. Document #01-150826-006Z.)

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