New York Justice Allows Subpoena Into Financial Influence Of Asbestos-Talc Studies

Mealey's (June 21, 2016, 2:36 PM EDT) -- NEW YORK — A couple may subpoena the University of Idaho about how compensation influenced the school’s studies into whether Colgate-Palmolive Co.’s talcum body powder contained asbestos, a New York justice held June 20 (Keri LoGiudice and Joseph LoGiudice v. American Talc Co., et al., No. 190253/2014, N.Y. Sup., New York Co.).

(Opinion available. Document #01-160706-011Z.)

Keri and Joseph LoGiudice filed suit in the New York County Supreme Court against numerous companies whose conduct allegedly exposed her to asbestos. The LoGiudices claimed that her exposure came...
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