4th Circuit Stays State Court Asbestos-Tainted Talc Case During Appeal

Mealey's (October 26, 2015, 2:13 PM EDT) -- BALTIMORE — A Fourth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel on Oct. 21 stayed two Maryland cases while it mulls a second appeal involving alleged improprieties in remand proceedings involving allegations of asbestos-tainted talc (Joyce Barlow v. Colgate Palmolive Co. and John Crane-Houdaille Inc., et al., Clara Mosko v. Colgate Palmolive Co. and John Crane-Houdaille Inc., et al., Nos. 15-2248, 15-2252, 4th Cir.).

(Order available. Document #01-151104-012R.)

Joyce Barlow brought suit in the Baltimore City Circuit Court against numerous companies whose conduct allegedly exposed her to...
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