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N.Y. Jury Awards $190 Million To Plaintiffs In 5 Asbestos Cases Consolidated For Trial

NEW YORK — (Mealey’s) A New York County jury on July 23 awarded $190 million to plaintiffs in five asbestos cases consolidated for trial, sources told Mealey Publications ( Santo Assenzio v. A.O. Smith Water Products , Robert Brunck v A.O. Smith Water Products , Paul Levy v. A.O. Smith Water...

Video Game Did Not Invade Celebrity’s Privacy

Actress Lindsay Lohan lost in her invasion of privacy suit against a gaming company in the Court of Appeals of New York. Lohan had sued the developers and marketers of a commercially successful videogame called "Grand Theft Auto V" (GTAV) claiming that two scenes in the game were her character...