Pa. High Court Mulls Expert Affidavits In Asbestos Case

Law360, Philadelphia (March 6, 2013, 5:27 PM EST) -- Monsey Products Co. and others facing asbestos claims asked the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Wednesday to send a message to the state's lower courts by overturning a Superior Court ruling that enabled a product liability suit to survive summary judgment on the basis of expert affidavits.

Peter Neeson of Rawle & Henderson LLP, an attorney for Monsey, told the six-judge panel that if the 2011 Superior Court ruling is allowed to stand as precedent, the decision would eviscerate two earlier watershed rulings by the high court...
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