Another Win For Defendants In Welding Fume MDL

Law360, New York (March 29, 2010, 3:32 PM EDT) -- A federal jury has ruled that Hobart Brothers Co. adequately warned welders of the risks associated with certain products used in their trade, resolving yet another case in the multidistrict welding fume litigation in favor of a manufacturer defendant.

In a verdict handed down Thursday, a jury in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio ruled against welder Ruben Arroyo in finding that Hobart Brothers, the final defendant remaining in this specific case, could not be held liable for distributing a product with...
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