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Del. Court Adopts Recommendation to Award Summary Judgment to Crane Co., Warren Pumps in Asbestos Case
April 6, 2017
WILMINGTON, Del. –– A Delaware federal court has adopted a report and recommendation awarding summary judgment to Warren Pumps LLC and Crane Co. on certain asbestos claims, concluding that the magistrate judge did not err when reaching the decision that the defendants were entitled to such judgment in his “well-written and carefully crafted opinion.”
In a March 31 order, the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware awarded summary judgment to Warren Pumps, awarded summary judgment to Crane Co. on all claims except Count VII of the plaintiffs’ amended complaint, and noted that Buffalo Pumps Inc.’s motion for summary ...