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Asbestos, a naturally occurring mineral that was once widely used in several industries, including the construction industry, due to its durability, heat resistance, and other attractive qualities, has been found to pose significant health risks. Asbestos exposure can lead to the development of various illnesses, such as mesothelioma, lung cancer, and asbestosis. While prolonged asbestos

A mesothelioma diagnosis can lead to significant medical expenses, emotional distress, and financial burdens. When a person’s mesothelioma is the result of another individual’s or company’s negligence, compensation can be sought through a personal injury claim. When dealing with a personal injury claim for mesothelioma, hiring the right attorney is one of the most vital

A Franklin County magistrate recently suggested that a $19.8 million fine be imposed on Paxe Latitude (P.L.), Aloft Management (A.M.), and Paxe Latitude’s majority owner. This is after these parties failed to manage asbestos contamination during renovations, putting workers at risk of mesothelioma and rendering the Latitude Five25 apartment complex uninhabitable. For long, this apartment

For purposes of this article, the mesothelioma victim in this case will be referred to as C.B.
For almost a decade, the estate of a mesothelioma victim, C.B., has been seeking justice to no avail. Finally, the decedent’s family may get the justice they have been fighting for. The companies blamed for the asbestos exposure

For purposes of this article, the mesothelioma victim in this case will be referred to as A.J.C.
In a recent court decision, a Chicago jury awarded a mesothelioma victim who used to work as a brick mason $7.4 million in compensation after a two-week trial. Mesothelioma is an aggressive illness that develops after someone is