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JeeTops manufacturer accuses Dow Chemical of intentional misrepresentation

Michael Abella Oct. 11, 2016, 11:39am

GREEN BAY, Wis. (Legal Newsline) — The manufacturer of Jeetops is suing Dow Chemical, alleging alleging intentional misrepresentation.

Dow settles billion-dollar class action in light of changing U.S. SC

Jessica Karmasek Mar. 9, 2016, 12:26pm

The chemical company reached an agreement in a class action lawsuit filed against it over polyurethane pricing just weeks after Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead of natural causes at a luxury hunting resort in Texas.

St. Louis growing into a destination for asbestos claims, attorneys say

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Sep. 24, 2014, 4:01pm

ST. LOUIS (Legal Newsline) – Two asbestos attorneys discussed at a conference on Thursday how St. Louis has grown in recent years as a more attractive asbestos jurisdiction.

W.Va. water contamination class actions consolidated

Kyla Asbury Jun. 24, 2014, 6:15pm

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Legal Newsline) - An order to consolidate five class action lawsuits involving the water contamination crisis in West Virginia in January has been filed in federal court.

Companies ask Del. SC to dismiss lawsuit over banned pesticide

Jessica M. Karmasek Apr. 15, 2013, 3:30pm

DOVER, Del. (Legal Newsline) -- Last week, attorneys for Dow Chemical Co. and Dole Food Company Inc. asked the Delaware Supreme Court to dismiss a lawsuit against them over a now-banned pesticide that has been linked to sexual and reproductive abnormalities.

International arbitration court awards Dow $2.16B

Michael P. Tremoglie May 24, 2012, 12:33pm

MIDLAND, Mich. (Legal Newsline) - Dow Chemical Company announced Thursday that the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce issued its findings in the arbitration case between it and Petrochemical Industries Company of Kuwait.

Dow scientist sentenced for selling trade secrets to China

Michael P. Tremoglie Jan. 16, 2012, 12:05pm

HOUSTON -- A former Dow Chemical Company research scientist was sentenced to five years in prison for stealing trade secrets selling them to the People's Republic of China.

Brief urges appeals court to uphold Chevron injunction

Jessica M. Karmasek Jul. 14, 2011, 10:00am

Kaplan WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) -- A Washington D.C.-based legal foundation is urging a U.S. appeals court to uphold an injunction that prevents a group of Ecuadorian plaintiffs from trying to collect a multibillion dollar judgment against Chevron Corp.

Dow Chemical not beyond subpoena power of Pa. court

Jessica M. Karmasek Apr. 19, 2011, 10:50am

HARRISBURG, Pa. (Legal Newsline) - The Pennsylvania Superior Court has upheld a trial court's denial of Dow Chemical Co.'s motion to quash a subpoena to compel the deposition of a company-designated witness.

U.S. Supreme Court declines to hear Agent Orange lawsuits

Chris Rizo Mar. 10, 2009, 12:28am

U.S. Supreme Court building WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline)-The U.S. Supreme Court has decided not to hear three cases against Dow Chemical Company over the use of Agent Orange during the Vietnam War.