New Roanoke Trimmed From Stand 'N Seal Action

Law360, New York (July 23, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- “New Roanoke" has been dismissed as a defendant in the multidistrict product-liability litigation concerning Stand 'N Seal, the grout spray manufactured by New Roanoke's predecessor company, even as the putative class action gathers steam.

A federal judge Thursday granted New Roanoke's stipulation of dismissal, with which the plaintiffs had agreed. The plaintiffs are a putative class of those harmed by the aerosol lawn-care product manufactured by Roanoke Companies Group Inc.

New Roanoke has certain assets of Roanoke that were bought by Specialty Construction Brands Inc., a...
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