In the News Today - May 8, 2018

May 08, 2018

Fight Over N.Y. Asbestos Court's New Punitive Damages Rules To Undergo Major Test: The New York City Asbestos Litigation docket's new rules, which now allow for punitive damages, will undergo a key test in a case against Johnson & Johnson. An asbestos defense attorney, who is not involved in the case, said this will "be a good test as to whether these procedures work in practice." (Forbes/Legal Newsline)