Claimants Push For Expert In W.R. Grace Case

Law360, New York (March 19, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- After months of back-and-forth, asbestos claimants are demanding to know why a neutral, expert witness should not be appointed in the W.R. Grace & Co. bankruptcy case to try to assess the chemical manufacturer's legal liability to those exposed to the cancer-causing material.

The Zonolite Attic Insulation claimants on Tuesday filed an order to show cause in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware regarding the appointment of an expert witness, an idea that has been met with stiff resistance from W.R. Grace so...
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