STORY FROM: Asbestos
Defendants File Official Notice of Appeal, Contest CMO Filed in NYCAL Docket Reinstating Punitive Damages
August 7, 2017
NEW YORK –– Defendants involved in New York City’s coordinated asbestos docket has filed a notice of appeal contesting a new case management order that reinstates punitive damages over the objection of defendants.
Several of the defendants –– including Courter & Co., Volkswagen Group of America Inc., Mercedes-Benz U.S.A., LLC, Nissan North America Inc., Julius Kraft Co. Inc., Woolsulate Corp., Aecom Energy & Construction Inc., Resco Holdings, the Strober Organization, and Probuild Holdings –– filed the notice of appeal on Aug. 4 in the New York Supreme Court for New York City.
In the notice of appeal, the defendants ...
Notice of Appeal