A Massachusetts Federal judge has invited the state’s highest court to weigh in on her opinion that a statute of repose should not be applied to bar personal injury claims arising from asbestos exposure.
After a weeklong trial, Bill Chapman and Diana Pires obtained a defense verdict for our grocery store client from a jury in Dedham District Court. The plaintiff slipped and fell in a puddle of water at the grocery store.
In Wilson Puente v. Progressive Northwestern Insurance Company, the Connecticut Appellate Court found that a pedestrian who was struck near the vehicle he had just exited, as he was intending to walk across a parking lot . . .