Mealey's Toxic Tort/Environmental - Enhanced Mesothelioma Compensation Law Applies To Post-2014 Claim, Court Says

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A 2014 law providing for enhanced workers' compensation benefits for mesothelioma victims applies in a case where an insurer and employer specifically agreed to cover future claims and does not act retroactively, Missouri's Supreme Court held May 22 (Accident Fund Insurance Co., et al. v. Robert Casey, et al., No. SC96899, Mo. Sup.).