Vedros v. Northrop Grumman et al

Plaintiff: Sally Gros Vedros
Defendant: Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding, Inc., Albert Bossier, Jr., Onebeacon America Insurance Company, American Employers Insurance Company, American Motorists Insurance Company, Bayer CropScience, Inc., Eagle, Inc., Foster-Wheeler LLC, General Electric Company, Hopeman Brothers, Inc., McCarty Corporation, Reilly-Benton Company, Inc., Taylor-Seidenbach, Inc., CBS Corporation and Maryland Casualty Company
Third_party_plaintiff: Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding, Inc., Albert L Bossier, Jr and J Melton Garrett
Third_party_defendant: Claims Resolution Management Corporation and Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
Cross_claimant: Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding, Inc., Albert L Bossier, Jr, J Melton Garrett, McCarty Corporation and Bayer CropScience, Inc.
Cross_defendant: Eagle, Inc., Reilly-Benton, Inc., Taylor-Seidenbach, Inc., CBS Corporation, Maryland Casualty Company, Bayer CropScience, Inc., Foster Wheeler, LLC, General Electric Company, Hopeman Brothers, Inc., OneBeacon America Insurance Company and American Employers Insurance Company
Case Number: 2:2011cv01198
Filed: May 20, 2011
Court: Louisiana Eastern District Court
Office: New Orleans Office
County: Jefferson
Referring Judge: Karen Wells Roby
Presiding Judge: Sarah S. Vance
Nature of Suit: P.I. : Asbestos
Cause of Action: 28:1441 Petition for Removal- Asbestos Litigation
Jury Demanded By: Plaintiff

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August 4, 2015 618 Opinion or Order of the Court ORDER AND REASONS. It is ORDERED that the Motion to Exclude Certain Testimony of Dr. Stephen Terry Kraus (Rec. Doc. 517 ) is GRANTED in part and DENIED in part. It is FURTHER ORDERED that the Motion to Exclude Causation Opinions Regarding Ben jamin Foster Products Based on the "No Safe Level of Exposure" Theory (Rec. Doc. 518 ) is GRANTED in part and DENIED in part. At trial, Dr. Kraus may not offer specific causation testimony based on the "every exposure above backgro und" theory, or any similar theory, that Vedros's mesothelioma was caused by any particular exposure to a defendant's product or premises. Dr. Kraus may opine regarding Vedros's diagnosis of mesothelioma and issues of general causation. Signed by Judge Carl Barbier. (gec)

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Plaintiff: Sally Gros Vedros
Represented By: Jonathan Brett Clement
Represented By: Lauren Roussel Clement
Represented By: Gerolyn Petit Roussel
Represented By: Perry Joseph Roussel, Jr.
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Defendant: Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding, Inc.
Represented By: Anita Ann Cates
Represented By: Gary Allen Lee
Represented By: Richard Marshall Perles
Represented By: Gordon Peter Wilson
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Defendant: Albert Bossier, Jr.
Represented By: Anita Ann Cates
Represented By: Gary Allen Lee
Represented By: Richard Marshall Perles
Represented By: Gordon Peter Wilson
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Defendant: Onebeacon America Insurance Company
Represented By: Samuel Milton Rosamond, III
Represented By: Gordon Peter Wilson
Represented By: Adam Devlin deMahy
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Defendant: American Employers Insurance Company
Represented By: Samuel Milton Rosamond, III
Represented By: Gordon Peter Wilson
Represented By: Adam Devlin deMahy
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Defendant: American Motorists Insurance Company
Represented By: Brian C. Bossier
Represented By: Erin Helen Boyd
Represented By: Edwin A. Ellinghausen, III
Represented By: Christopher Thomas Grace, III
Represented By: Gordon Peter Wilson
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Defendant: Bayer CropScience, Inc.
Represented By: Michael H. Abraham
Represented By: Ernest G. Foundas
Represented By: Robert Edward Guidry
Represented By: Deborah DeRoche Kuchler
Represented By: McGready Lewis Richeson
Represented By: Francis Xavier deBlanc, III
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Defendant: Eagle, Inc.
Represented By: Michael David Harold
Represented By: Douglas Kinler
Represented By: Susan Beth Kohn
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Defendant: Foster-Wheeler LLC
Represented By: Angela M. Bowlin
Represented By: James H. Brown, Jr.
Represented By: Sheri Sport Faust
Represented By: John Joseph Hainkel, III
Represented By: Meredith K. Keenan
Represented By: Peter R. Tafaro
Represented By: Rebecca Abbott Zotti
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Defendant: General Electric Company
Represented By: Angela M. Bowlin
Represented By: James H. Brown, Jr.
Represented By: Sheri Sport Faust
Represented By: John Joseph Hainkel, III
Represented By: Meredith K. Keenan
Represented By: Peter R. Tafaro
Represented By: Rebecca Abbott Zotti
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Defendant: Hopeman Brothers, Inc.
Represented By: Kaye N. Courington
Represented By: Jennifer H. McLaughlin
Represented By: Blaine Augusta Moore
Represented By: Louis Oliver Oubre
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Defendant: McCarty Corporation
Represented By: Michael David Harold
Represented By: Douglas Kinler
Represented By: Susan Beth Kohn
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Defendant: Reilly-Benton Company, Inc.
Represented By: Thomas L. Cougill
Represented By: Charles V. Giordano
Represented By: Anthony Joseph Milazzo, Jr.
Represented By: Kenneth R. Royer
Represented By: Jeanette Seraile-Riggins
Represented By: Diane Michelle Sweezer
Represented By: Jennifer D. Zajac
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Defendant: Taylor-Seidenbach, Inc.
Represented By: Claude Alvin Greco
Represented By: Christopher Kelly Lightfoot
Represented By: Anne Elizabeth Medo
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Defendant: CBS Corporation
Represented By: Angela M. Bowlin
Represented By: James H. Brown, Jr.
Represented By: Sheri Sport Faust
Represented By: John Joseph Hainkel, III
Represented By: Meredith K. Keenan
Represented By: Peter R. Tafaro
Represented By: Rebecca Abbott Zotti
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Defendant: Maryland Casualty Company
Represented By: Martin Andrew Childs
Represented By: Donald Alfred Hoffman
Represented By: Mary Ann Darr Wegmann
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Third_party_plaintiff: Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding, Inc.
Represented By: Anita Ann Cates
Represented By: David Leroy Hoskins
Represented By: Gary Allen Lee
Represented By: Richard Marshall Perles
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Third_party_plaintiff: Albert L Bossier, Jr
Represented By: Anita Ann Cates
Represented By: David Leroy Hoskins
Represented By: Gary Allen Lee
Represented By: Richard Marshall Perles
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Third_party_plaintiff: J Melton Garrett
Represented By: Anita Ann Cates
Represented By: David Leroy Hoskins
Represented By: Gary Allen Lee
Represented By: Richard Marshall Perles
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Third_party_defendant: Claims Resolution Management Corporation
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Third_party_defendant: Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
Represented By: Kaye N. Courington
Represented By: Jennifer H. McLaughlin
Represented By: Blaine Augusta Moore
Represented By: Louis Oliver Oubre
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Cross_claimant: Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding, Inc.
Represented By: Anita Ann Cates
Represented By: David Leroy Hoskins
Represented By: Gary Allen Lee
Represented By: Richard Marshall Perles
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Cross_claimant: Albert L Bossier, Jr
Represented By: Anita Ann Cates
Represented By: David Leroy Hoskins
Represented By: Gary Allen Lee
Represented By: Richard Marshall Perles
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Cross_claimant: J Melton Garrett
Represented By: Anita Ann Cates
Represented By: David Leroy Hoskins
Represented By: Gary Allen Lee
Represented By: Richard Marshall Perles
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Cross_claimant: McCarty Corporation
Represented By: Michael David Harold
Represented By: Douglas Kinler
Represented By: Susan Beth Kohn
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Cross_claimant: Bayer CropScience, Inc.
Represented By: Michael H. Abraham
Represented By: Ernest G. Foundas
Represented By: Robert Edward Guidry
Represented By: Deborah DeRoche Kuchler
Represented By: McGready Lewis Richeson
Represented By: Francis Xavier deBlanc, III
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Cross_defendant: Eagle, Inc.
Represented By: Michael David Harold
Represented By: Douglas Kinler
Represented By: Susan Beth Kohn
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Cross_defendant: Reilly-Benton, Inc.
Represented By: Thomas L. Cougill
Represented By: Kenneth R. Royer
Represented By: Jeanette Seraile-Riggins
Represented By: Diane Michelle Sweezer
Represented By: Jennifer D. Zajac
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Cross_defendant: Taylor-Seidenbach, Inc.
Represented By: Claude Alvin Greco
Represented By: Christopher Kelly Lightfoot
Represented By: Anne Elizabeth Medo
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Cross_defendant: CBS Corporation
Represented By: Angela M. Bowlin
Represented By: James H. Brown, Jr.
Represented By: Sheri Sport Faust
Represented By: John Joseph Hainkel, III
Represented By: Meredith K. Keenan
Represented By: Peter R. Tafaro
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Cross_defendant: Maryland Casualty Company
Represented By: Martin Andrew Childs
Represented By: Donald Alfred Hoffman
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Cross_defendant: Bayer CropScience, Inc.
Represented By: Michael H. Abraham
Represented By: Ernest G. Foundas
Represented By: Robert Edward Guidry
Represented By: Deborah DeRoche Kuchler
Represented By: McGready Lewis Richeson
Represented By: Francis Xavier deBlanc, III
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Cross_defendant: Foster Wheeler, LLC
Represented By: Angela M. Bowlin
Represented By: James H. Brown, Jr.
Represented By: Sheri Sport Faust
Represented By: John Joseph Hainkel, III
Represented By: Meredith K. Keenan
Represented By: Peter R. Tafaro
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Cross_defendant: General Electric Company
Represented By: Angela M. Bowlin
Represented By: James H. Brown, Jr.
Represented By: Sheri Sport Faust
Represented By: John Joseph Hainkel, III
Represented By: Meredith K. Keenan
Represented By: Peter R. Tafaro
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Cross_defendant: Hopeman Brothers, Inc.
Represented By: Kaye N. Courington
Represented By: Jennifer H. McLaughlin
Represented By: Blaine Augusta Moore
Represented By: Louis Oliver Oubre
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Cross_defendant: OneBeacon America Insurance Company
Represented By: Samuel Milton Rosamond, III
Represented By: Adam Devlin deMahy
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Cross_defendant: American Employers Insurance Company
Represented By: Samuel Milton Rosamond, III
Represented By: Adam Devlin deMahy
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