STORY FROM: Asbestos
Plaintiffs Request More Time to Address Defense Challenges to NYCAL CMO Ending Deferral on Punitive Damages
July 19, 2017
NEW YORK –– Plaintiffs with claims pending in New York City’s coordinated asbestos litigation docket have written a letter to the presiding judge, asking him not to order a stay in the litigation and to allow the plaintiffs ample time to review defense challenges to a recent CMO.
In a July 14 letter, the plaintiffs asked Hon. Gerald Lebovitz of the New York Supreme Court for New York County to schedule a hearing on the matter no earlier than July 28, saying they will need sufficient time to review the defendants’ papers, which called a recently entered Case Management ...
Motion to Stay