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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Recent article on Garlock evidence ignores critical feature of asbestos bankruptcy trusts

Legal News Line May 19, 2015, 2:51pm


Once hailed as victory, Texas man's asbestos case was used against plaintiffs firm

John O'Brien May 13, 2015, 1:49pm

Editor’s note: This article is part of a series examining evidence submitted in Garlock Sealing Technologies’ bankruptcy proceeding that was recently unsealed as a result of Legal Newsline’s legal challenge.

Bipartisan bill would bring change to asbestos lawsuits

John O'Brien Apr. 18, 2012, 4:21pm

Quayle WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - Legislation introduced Wednesday would require more transparency from the asbestos bankruptcy trust system.

Secrecy of asbestos trusts the topic of policy debate

John O'Brien Jan. 21, 2012, 11:43am

Stengel WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - Two attorneys on opposite sides of a debate over payments to asbestos victims took part Friday in a policy debate presented by the Congressional Civil Justice Caucus Academy.

Motley Rice files class action against Nuclear Fuel Services

John O'Brien Jun. 14, 2011, 11:36am

Fitzpatrick PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Legal Newsline) - The architect of the lead paint lawsuit filed by the state of Rhode Island has filed a class action over a Nuclear Fuel Services materials processing facility in Tennessee.

Pa. company is 89th to collapse under asbestos claims

Steve Korris Apr. 27, 2010, 12:22pm

PHILADELPHIA (Legal Newsline) - Durabla Manufacturing, a Pennsylvania company that made sealing products, collapsed under the weight of 108,000 asbestos suits.