Judge Finds Evidence Against Elevator Company Employer Lacking
(March 1, 2016, 1:37 PM EST) -- PHILADEPHIA — Plaintiffs have not adequately named an employer in their asbestos action and lack sufficient evidence of exposure from it, a Pennsylvania judge held Jan. 19 (Eileen Martin and Holly Staugaitis, et al. v. Otis Elevator Co., et al., No. 1395, Pa. Comm. Pls., Philadelphia Co.; 2016 Phila. Ct. Com. Pl. LEXIS 27).
(Opinion available. Document #01-160302-016Z.)
Eileen Martin and Holly Staugaitis filed suit in the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas against numerous companies whose conduct allegedly exposed William Snell to asbestos, leading to...