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Asbestos Safety

May 16, 2019 | By Ali Cassity

Asbestos, a group of naturally occurring minerals, is widely known as a hazardous substance. Because it is so dangerous, asbestos safety is crucial. Thanks to the substance’s natural resistance to heat and corrosion, it has been popular in numerous industries for centuries. The so-called “miracle mineral” rose in popularity in the 1900s. These qualities made […]

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Vogelzang Law Plaintiff Wins Forum Non Conveniens Fight & Stays in Cook County

May 9, 2019 | By Ali Cassity

Chicago, IL (May 8, 2019) — In a major victory for a developing case, Vogelzang Law has won a forum non conveniens dispute in an upcoming case, allowing that case to be tried in Cook County. The firm represents Mr. Bruce Johnson, an Illinois resident and lifelong ceramicist diagnosed with mesothelioma in March 2017. This […]

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Ask VL: Attorney Wyatt Berkover Discusses Asbestos Litigation

April 18, 2019 | By Ali Cassity

When it comes to asbestos litigation, it is crucial to work with a firm that has extensive knowledge of the industry. Chicago’s Vogelzang Law is a boutique law firm dedicated to families and individuals facing a mesothelioma diagnosis. Attorney Wyatt Berkover sat down to discuss some of his proudest moments: Q: What should more people […]

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Chicago Tuesday Asbestos Call 4/2: Vogelzang Law Prepares for Trials

April 17, 2019 | By Ali Cassity

Chicago, IL (April 2, 2019) — The Daley Center hosts an Asbestos Call every other Tuesday, which serves as the time and place to track the progress of a lawsuit in preparation for the trial date. The Vogelzang Law blog provides bi-weekly Asbestos Call updates. At last week’s Asbestos Call, the Vogelzang Law team moved […]

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Asbestos Law in the United States

April 11, 2019 | By Ali Cassity

Asbestos law has a long history in the United States and worldwide. Litigation related to asbestos exposure has been happening for decades across the world. In fact, asbestos litigation has even been called the longest-running mass tort in United States history. A tort is a legal process that alleges wrongdoing against a victim, or plaintiff, […]

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