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March 11, 2003 1- Asbestos litigation has not peaked. Although 90% of asbestos claimants are unimpaired, the number of seriously [...]
March 10, 2003 Large verdicts and massive consolidated trials continue to shock investors, but most lawyers agree that nothing new [...]
March 10, 2003 I. Introduction Most companies that have been bankrupted by asbestos claims were defeated because the injuries of [...]
Introduction Since Johns Manville filed for bankruptcy in 1982, asbestos litigation has bankrupted 71 companies, but the disappearance of these [...]
A C and S A. P. Green AMATEX American Club American Shipbuilding, Inc. Armstrong Cork Company Armstrong World Industries, Inc. [...]
August 31, 1997 The Supreme Court Decision, rejecting the asbestos settlement, will probably improve the asbestos manufacturers’ financial statements…at least [...]
Last month, Verdict predicted that McDermott’s stock would rebound when Babcock & Wilcox announced its new policy regarding asbestos claimants. [...]
Introduction: In 1996, Grace completed a reverse merger with a subsidiary of Fresenius AG of Germany. In 1998, Grace completed [...]
Reverse mergers with Grace cost Sealed Air $732 million & Fresenius $115 million in asbestos liabilities.