Hospital Presents Issues In Appeal Of Class Certification Rejection

(October 26, 2016, 6:05 PM EDT) -- WILMINGTON, Del. — A South Carolina hospital on Sept. 22 asked a Delaware federal court to decide whether a bankruptcy court erred when it denied the hospital’s request for certification of a class of property owners asserting asbestos property damage claims against W.R. Grace & Co. (In re:  W.R. Grace & Co., et al., No. 16-799, D. Del.).

(Statement of issues on appeal available.  Document #48-161028-029X.)

Class Claims

From 1938 to 1978, W.R. Grace was involved in the manufacture of asbestos-containing surfacing treatment for buildings.  In...
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