Rhode Island Judge Affirms Judgments Issued Under Ohio Statute Of Repose
(February 2, 2016, 11:43 AM EST) -- PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Nothing in the record suggests that plaintiffs were unaware a hearing could involve summary judgment arguments or that the court erred in granting the motions under Ohio’s statute of repose, a Rhode Island judge held Jan. 22 (In re: Asbestos Litigation Dennis R. Baumgartner and Gail L. Baumgartner v. American Standard Inc., et al., No. PC-13-4151, R.I. Super., Providence Plantation; 2016 R.I. Super. LEXIS 10).
(Opinion available. Document #01-160203-016Z.)
Dennis and Gail Baumgartner filed suit in the Providence Plantation Superior Court against numerous...