Judge To Hear Argument For 2 Suits On W.R. Grace Insurer Liability At Same Time

Mealey's (August 21, 2015, 11:16 AM EDT) -- WILMINGTON, Del. — A Delaware federal bankruptcy judge on Aug. 19 consolidated for oral argument motions to dismiss and for summary judgment in two adversary cases that ask the same question: whether the protective injunction in W.R. Grace & Co.’s Chapter 11 case bars asbestos personal injury claimants in Libby, Mont., from pursuing negligence and bad faith claims against the former debtors’ insurers (In re: W.R. Grace & Co., et al., No. 01-01139 [Continental Casualty Company, et al. v. Jeremy B. Carr, et al., No. 15-50766],...
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