Firms accused of asbestos wrongs

Mesothelioma Cancer News ( news and information on mesothelioma lawyers Sydney (Mesothelioma Cancer News) – Two firms have been accused of attempting to stop regulators from putting controls on the use of asbestos. As reported by The Age, James Hardie and CSR were alleged in court to have attempted to persuade regulators to not place […]

Asbestos Claimants Want Cases Sent to Appeals Court

Asbestos claimants want their cases to be heard by a U.S. Court of Appeals. Mesothelioma Cancer News (New York) – Individuals with asbestos claims against General Motors Corp. are reportedly seeking to have their cases heard directly by the U.S. Court of Appeals. As reported by Bloomberg, the tort claimants are proposing that a recent […]

Florida Jury Says Death of Smoker Due to Addiction

A Florida jury is set to decide whether tobacco giant Philip Morris is liable for damages from smoker death. Wired PR – A Florida jury is set to decide whether tobacco giant Philip Morris will be obligated to possibly pay millions in damages for the death of a smoker. As reported by the Associated […]

New York Law Requires that Contractors Take Precautions Against Fire with Specific Steps

New York City, NY ( —   As reported by Michael N. Block, Esq a New York City premises liability attorney, according to the United States Fire Administration (“USFA”), in 2005 there were 10 fire deaths per million people in New York State. Last year, fire killed more Americans than all natural disasters combined. (Source; USFA: […]