Demilec Escapes Out-Of-State Toxic Spray Foam Claims

Law360, Washington (December 9, 2013, 8:14 PM EST) -- Demilec (USA) LLC dodged several claims in a class action for injuries and damages allegedly caused by the company’s various spray polyurethane foam insulation products, because the plaintiff lacked standing to sue under other states’ consumer protection laws, a Florida federal judge ruled Monday.

U.S. District Judge Kenneth A. Marra partially granted summary judgment for Demilec on claims by Florida resident and lead plaintiff Lucille Renzi alleging violations of consumer protection laws from states outside of Florida, but declined to toss claims under the Florida Deceptive...
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