Medical Monitoring Claims Cut From Faulty Insulation Suit

Law360, New York (October 18, 2013, 1:14 PM EDT) -- A Pennsylvania federal judge on Thursday stripped medical monitoring claims from a class action brought by homeowners who allege they were sold toxic spray polyurethane foam insulation, saying the plaintiffs had failed to identify any correlated diseases or preventative regimes.

U.S. District Judge Jan E. DuBois determined that Daniel and Paula Slemmer have not pointed to any serious latent disease as required to support a medical monitoring claim and that their allegations that spray polyurethane foam, or SPF, manufactured by Barnhardt Manufacturing Co. and installed by...
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