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566 Pa. 494 *; 781 A.2d 1189 **; 2001 Pa. LEXIS 2285 ***
SUNBEAM CORPORATION, MONTEY CORPORATION, TEMRAC COMPANY, INC., SUNBEAM PRODUCTS, INC., CHEMETRON INVESTMENTS, INC., ALLEGHENY INTERNATIONAL CANADA, LTD., ELISKIM, INC., AND WOODSHAFT, INC., Corporations, Appellants v. LIBERTY MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY, FIRST STATE INSURANCE COMPANY, LEXINGTON INSURANCE COMPANY, AND PENNSYLVANIA MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION INSURANCE COMPANY, Corporations, Appellees
Subsequent History: [***1] Reconsideration/Reargument Denied December 5, 2001, Reported at: 2001 Pa. LEXIS 2597.
Prior History: Appeal from the Order of the Superior Court entered October 26, 1999 at No. 1122PGH1997, affirming the Order of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County entered May 23, 1997 at No. GD 95-13947. Trial Court Judge: Wettick, R. Stanton, Judge. Intermediate Court Judges: Del Sole, Joseph A., President Judge, Cavanaugh, James R., Judge, McEwen Jr., Stephen J., President Judge Emeritus, Johnson, Justin M., Judge, Hudock, Joseph A., Judge, Eakin, J. Michael, Judge, Joyce, Michael T., Judge, Musmanno, John L., Judge, Orie Melvin, Joan, Judge.
Original Opinion of October 26, 1999, Reported at: 1999 Pa. Super. LEXIS 3459.
Disposition: Reversed and remanded.
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