Defense of Toxic Tort Lawsuits
Worked on defense team of Fortune 300 company in toxic tort cases of national importance regarding eastern Kentucky Superfund site. Wrote briefs leadings to complete dismissals and establishing significant defense precedents in federal cases regarding the statute of limitations, discovery rule, and enforceability and interpretation of terms of releases in toxic tort actions.
Blanton v. Cooper Industries, Inc., 99 F.Supp.2d 797 (E.D. Ky. 2000). Click HERE to view the decision.
Luttrell v. Cooper Industries, Inc., 60 F.Supp.2d 629 (E.D. Ky. 1998). Click HERE to view the decision.