Judge Reconsiders Sanctions Against Plaintiff, Counsel In Chemical Exposure Case

(June 6, 2016, 10:30 AM EDT) -- JOPLIN, Mo. — A federal judge in Missouri on June 2 agreed to reconsider his previous decision to order sanctions against a plaintiff and her attorney in a trichloroethylene (TCE) exposure case on grounds that the parties were not properly notified that sanctions were being contemplated (Jodelle L. Kirk v. Schaeffler Group USA Inc., et al., No. 13-5032, W.D. Mo.).

(Order available. Document #15-160607-018R.)

Allegations

Jodelle L. Kirk sued Schaeffler Group USA Inc., FAG Holding LLC and FAG Bearings Corp. in the U.S. District Court for...
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