Parties Brief 5th Circuit On Specificity Of Regulations, Remand In Asbestos Case

(October 20, 2015, 12:46 PM EDT) -- NEW ORLEANS — Parties recently briefed the Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on how closely Navy regulations governed the ability to place warnings on asbestos-containing products and whether the evidence suffices for removal (Debra Dummitt Meyers and Ronald Palmero v. A.W. Chesterton, et al., No. 15-30528, 5th Cir.).

(Response available. Document #01-151021-022B. Reply available. Document #01-151021-023B.)

Debra Meyers and Ronald Palmero sued numerous companies whose conduct allegedly exposed Ronald Dummitt to asbestos in the U.S. Navy, leading to his death from mesothelioma.

The plaintiffs sued...
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