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Client Alerts 18/05/2017

Bussey v Anglia Heating: Mesothelioma and Minimal Exposure

Our latest client alert takes a look at the High Court's decision to reject an attempt to circumvent the Court of Appeal’s decision in Williams. Defendants can continue to resist low exposure asbestos claims from the 1960’s and early 1970’s - but this is a moving target, where this might lead is an open question.

Client Alerts 15/02/2016

Asbestos Lung Cancer – Where Next?

The Court of Appeal has handed down its judgment in Heneghan, covering asbestos lung cancer causation. The claimant’s appeal has failed with the Court accepting that once disease causation had been established by ‘doubling of risk’, each defendant must pay only according to their contribution to that risk.