Judge Rejects Remand Motion In Asbestos Case Removed In 2009
(April 12, 2016, 11:22 AM EDT) -- NEW ORLEANS — Plaintiffs seeking remand of an asbestos action mostly level insults at the judge overseeing the federal asbestos multidistrict litigation, a federal judge in Louisiana held March 31 in denying their motion (Tarisa Williams, et al. v. Lockheed Martin Corp., et al., No. 09-65, E.D. La.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 43632).
(Opinion available. Document #01-160413-043Z.)
Frank J. Williams filed suit in the Orleans Parish Civil District Court in November 2008 against numerous companies whose conduct allegedly exposed him to asbestos during his career as...