Arleen Pellegal v. Northrop Grumman Ship Systems, Inc. f/k/a Avondale Industries, et al.
Settled during trial.
Brought by the heirs of a Arleen Pellegal claiming their decedent's mesothelioma was caused by second hand exposure to her husband's work clothes. Decedent's husband was a pipe fitter at Avondale's Harvey Quick Repair Yard. The case was resolved favorably after the court ruled in the defendants favor on several key legal issues.