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Lawyer disputes findings of asbestos insurer report

Tami Kamin Meyer Nov. 19, 2013, 9:15pm

OAKLAND, Calif. (Legal Newsline) -- Experts are in disagreement about the findings of a newly released report that says insurers suffered increasing losses from asbestos and environmental claims in 2012.

Asbestos bill foes speak out

Tami Kamin Meyer Nov. 13, 2013, 2:48pm

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) -- The Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency Act (FACT Act), set for a vote Wednesday in the U.S. House of Representatives, "was written for the asbestos industry, not us," said Linda Reinstein, president, CEO and co-founder of the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization during a telephone press conference.