Judge Remands Asbestos Case After Settlement, Dismissal Of Removing Defendants

(November 3, 2015, 11:09 AM EST) -- EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. — Dismissal or settlement of all removing parties warrants remand of an asbestos case, a federal judge in Illinois held Oct. 20 (Dennis Rozumek v. General Electric Co., et al., No. 15-441, S.D. Ill.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 142412).

(Opinion available. Document #01-151104-022Z.)

Dennis Rozumek filed suit in the Madison County, Ill., Third Circuit Judicial Court against numerous companies whose conduct allegedly exposed him to asbestos.

Defendant Crane Co. removed the action to the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of...
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