Asbestos Judge Denies Reconsideration Motion In Renal Cancer Case
Mealey's (December 3, 2015, 10:39 AM EST) -- PHILADELPHIA — Denial of summary judgment in a case alleging asbestos-related renal cancer is not a final judgment subject to the type of relief a wire company seeks under the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, a federal judge in Pennsylvania held Dec. 2 in denying its motion for reconsideration (Leroy J. Mortimer and Cheryl Mortimer v. A.O. Smith Corp., et al., No. MDL 875, 13-4169, E.D. Pa.).
(Order available. Document #01-151216-004Z.)
Leroy Mortimer filed suit in the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas against numerous companies...