Mealey's PI/Product Liability - Chinese Drywall MDL Judge Upholds Special Master's Damages Award To Couple

NEW ORLEANS - The federal judge in Louisiana overseeing the multidistrict litigation stemming from Chinese manufactured drywall on Aug. 14 affirmed a special master's ruling denying a couple's request for the replacement costs of cabinets and flooring that were replaced during remediation, ruling that they did not follow the proper protocol (In re: Chinese Manufactured Drywall Products Liability Litigation, MDL 2407, E.D. La.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 112890).

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