Critical Moments That Led to $17M Asbestos Verdict on Latest Trial in 20 Minutes Video

Posted by Courtroom View Network on Mar 1, 2021 3:17:32 PM

In 2015, a Florida state court jury slammed Koch Industries Inc.-owned Georgia-Pacific LLC with a $17 million verdict in an asbestos lawsuit, finding that a construction worker’s cancer was caused by exposure to the deadly mineral in the company’s joint compound.

Now you can watch the most important moments from the case in just 20 minutes thanks to our partner ChartSquad

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Topics: Taylor v. Georgia Pacific

CVN Florida Names Its Plaintiff's Attorney of 2015

Posted by Courtroom View Network on Jan 14, 2016 9:11:07 AM

Several of the nation's best attorneys made persuasive cases for CVN Florida's Plaintiff's Attorney of the Year, pulled from Florida-based attorneys who argued CVN-covered, non-Engle cases in the state last year. However, this year's honoree earned the accolade with a masterful case that delivered a multi-million-dollar jury verdict in a difficult asbestos suit against one of the country's leading manufacturers.

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Topics: Taylor v. Georgia Pacific, Attorney of the Year

See the Link Between Construction and Cancer That Delivered a $17M Verdict | Florida Video Vault

Posted by Courtroom View Network on Nov 18, 2015 7:27:00 PM


Toxic tort cases involving dangerous exposure from decades earlier can be rife with problems linking the allegedly toxic product to your client's disease. In some cases, you'll have to ask jurors to infer connections based on limited documentary evidence and no "smoking gun" proof. James Ferraro was faced with a similar situation in a mesothelioma suit against Georgia Pacific, but, in a closing that connected the dots from wallboard to his client's cancer, won an eight-figure verdict. 

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Topics: Products Liability, Asbestos, Florida, Taylor v. Georgia Pacific