Mealey's PI/Product Liability - Federal Judge Finds Trust Submissions Discoverable, Offers Of Settlement Protected

SAN DIEGO - Plaintiff's asbestos bankruptcy trusts submissions are discoverable, but the defendants are not entitled to documents from the trusts involving settlement offers, a California federal judge held June 2 in partially quashing subpoenas (Donald Willis and Viola Willis v. Buffalo Pumps Inc., et al., No. 12-744, S.D. Calif.).

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