Asbestos Coverage Disputes Between Flintkote, Insurers Go To Binding Arbitration

WILMINGTON, Del. - A Delaware federal bankruptcy judge on June 20 granted relief from the automatic stay in The Flintkote Co.'s Chapter 11 case so that Flintkote and certain London market insurance companies can participate in binding arbitration to resolve disputes over insurance coverage for asbestos...

Garlock Loses Bid To Unseal Evidence Of Trust Claims, Asbestos Exposures

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A North Carolina federal bankruptcy judge on July 23 denied a request by Chapter 11 debtor Garlock Sealing Technologies LLC to make public evidentiary documents that were filed under seal for Garlock's asbestos liability estimation trial, including evidence that Garlock says shows...

Garlock Bankruptcy Judge Denies News Site's Bid To Open Estimation Proceeding

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The "significant" privacy rights of asbestos claimants and their attorneys outweigh the public's interest in certain evidence deemed confidential in the asbestos liability estimation trial for Chapter 11 debtor Garlock Sealing Technologies LLC, a North Carolina federal...

Bankruptcy Judge Approves Sale Of Garlock Plant In Upstate New York

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A North Carolina federal bankruptcy judge on Oct. 18 authorized Chapter 11 debtor Garlock Sealing Technologies LLC to sell a former manufacturing plant in New York for more than $200,000 (In re: Garlock Sealing Technologies, LLC, No. 10-31607, W.D. N.C. Bkcy.).