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Defendant’s ‘Lack of Personal Jurisdiction’ Defense Denied

March 6, 2018 | By swarren

A Cook County Court will see a case against a North Dakota company, thanks to a momentous order by Honorable Judge Clare E. McWilliams granting personal jurisdiction to the Illinois forum. The February 20th order in the John C. Clark v. A.W. Chesterton Company, et al. case sets a new precedent for Illinois residents seeking […]

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Asbestos Still in Commercial Use

June 26, 2017

Commercially, chrysotile which is a dangerous asbestos fiber is still commercially used in fiber cement boards.