Delaware Judge Again Rejects Claim AT&T Controlled Subsidiary’s Asbestos Rules
(November 7, 2016, 1:10 PM EST) -- WILMINGTON, Del. — In the lone instance where a motion for rehearing isn’t reasserting previously rejected arguments regarding a company’s liability for a subsidiary’s asbestos safety procedures, it impermissibly raises arguments not previously raised at all, a Delaware judge held Oct. 25 (In re: Asbestos Litigation, Danielle Tetteh, et al. v. Alcatel-Lucent USA Inc., No. N14C-08-023 ASB, Del. Super., New Castle Co.; 2016 Del. Super. LEXIS 536).
(Opinion available. Document #01-161109-012Z.)
Daniel Jones worked for Western Electric Co. (WECO) in Georgia from 1973 until 1989. During...