Judge: Issues Of Fact Remain In Case Alleging Exposure To Trichloroethylene
(January 14, 2016, 2:41 PM EST) -- JOPLIN, Mo. — A federal judge in Missouri on Jan. 7 ruled that genuine issues of material fact remained in a chemical exposure lawsuit in which a Missouri woman alleges that she developed autoimmune hepatitis, among other diseases, from trichloroethylene (TCE) contamination (Jodelle L. Kirk v. Schaeffler Group USA Inc., et al., No. 13-5032, W.D. Mo.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 1618).
(Opinion available. Document #15-160119-004Z.)
Jodelle L. Kirk sued Schaeffler Group USA Inc., FAG Holding LLC and FAG Bearings Corp. in the U.S. District Court...