Lawyer: Trust Attorneys Should Be Sanctioned For Filing Action Against Him

(October 14, 2015, 1:34 PM EDT) -- NEW YORK — A California asbestos personal injury attorney on Oct. 6 asked a New York federal bankruptcy court to impose sanctions against two attorneys representing an asbestos trust who filed an adversary action seeking a declaration that the trust has the authority to disallow the submission of asbestos claims filed by the attorney (In re Johns-Manville Corporation, et al., No. 82-11656 [Manville Personal Injury Settlement Trust v. Michael J. Mandelbrot and The Mandelbrot Law Firm, No. 15-01296], S.D. N.Y. Bkcy.).

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