English Judge Waives Limitation Period On Estate's Asbestos Claim

English Judge Waives Limitation Period On Estate's Asbestos Claim

LONDON - After determining that allowing a time-barred claim for asbestos-related damages would not prejudice the Ministry of Defense (MOD), an English judge on July 31 granted an estate's request to allow the case to proceed and awarded damages (Patricia Melanie Nichols $(Executrix of the estate of Doris Timbrell$) v. Ministry of Defense, $(2013$) EWHC 2351 $(QB$), England and Wales High, QBD).

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