Judge Finds Bankrupt, Non-Appearing Defendants Warrant Remanding Case

Judge Finds Bankrupt, Non-Appearing Defendants Warrant Remanding Case

NEW YORK - Neither defendants' bankruptcy, failure to formally appear nor plaintiff's counsel's statement that only two defendants remain warrant removal of an asbestos action based on complete diversity, a federal New York judge held July 17 (Gladys R. Correnti v. Bertram D. Stone Inc., et al., No. 13-3698, S.D. N.Y.).

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