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

April 17, 2019 | By swarren

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 swarren

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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Mirela Stefanescu Receives Above and Beyond Award from Meso Foundation

March 29, 2019 | By swarren

This year, Vogelzang Law was honored to attend the International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma hosted by the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation. At the symposium this week, Vogelzang Law’s own Mirela Stefanescu received the Above and Beyond Award alongside other movers and shakers in the mesothelioma community. This award honors those who go “above and beyond” […]

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Vogelzang Law Resolves Two Mesothelioma Cases in March

March 20, 2019 | By Nicholas Vogelzang

Vogelzang Law has resolved two more mesothelioma cases this past month for over $3.5 million. The first case was Ronald Bialas who has been battling mesothelioma for about one year. Mr. Bialas worked as a crane operator for many years at Republic Steel in Chicago. He was exposed to asbestos during the ingot mold process […]

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Talc & Mesothelioma: What are the risks?

March 1, 2019 | By swarren

What is talc? Talc, known for being the softest mineral, is a familiar to most consumers. Talc has most famously been used as a primary ingredient in baby powder for decades. Countless other personal care products also use the mineral. Because talc is soft and highly absorbent, it is used in many products like eyeshadow, […]

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