• What’s New In 2017? Filing Trends and Developments in Asbestos Litigation
  • August 30, 2017 | Author: John J. Hare
  • Law Firm: Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C. - Philadelphia Office
  • Asbestos litigation defense is primarily a ‘‘micro’’ endeavor for companies and their counsel, focusing on the plaintiff’s exposure allegations, the product at issue, the applicable law, and the particular judge and plaintiff’s counsel in the case. Individual cases, however, comprise the fabric of the most expensive and enduring mass tort litigation in history. This article explores that ‘‘macro’’ context.