Keith and Joy Ann Turley v. Ameron International Corporation, et al.

Date: October 24, 2016
Court: Superior Court of California, Alameda County

Mirna J. Scheffy tried this case on behalf of a manufacturer and distributor of packing materials.

Plaintiffs were a 83 year old former lineman mechanic and supervisor at Pacific Gas & Electric in Northern California and his wife. They claimed that Plaintiff developed asbestosis as result of working with and around asbestos-containing materials. HPY’s client prevailed on a pretrial motion that significantly limited the alleged exposure to its products and on a motion to summarily adjudicate punitive damages. Plaintiffs dismissed HPY’s client following voir dire.