Garlock Wins Injunction Halting Asbestos Suits

Law360, New York (June 23, 2010, 5:51 PM EDT) -- Bankrupt fluid sealing products manufacturer Garlock Sealing Technologies LLC has won an injunction staying a slew of asbestos-related litigation against the company as well as against its parent company EnPro Industries Inc. and other affiliates unaffected by the bankruptcy.

Judge George R. Hodges of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of North Carolina, who granted the company's request for a temporary restraining order stopping the asbestos cases when Garlock filed for bankruptcy in early June, on Monday signed off on a preliminary injunction halting...
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