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Video: Steve Kazan Talks About Efforts to Address Global Mesothelioma

Steve Kazan is one of the leading and authoritative voices on asbestos law and policy, not only in the U.S., but internationally.  I spent time with Steve after our Third Annual Emerging Issues in Asbestos Litigation Conference in Marina del Rey, California, this month.  Steve chaired this event, as well as our first asbestos conference […]


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Video: Steve Kazan on the Continued Use of Asbestos in the United States

Steve Kazan is one of the leading and authoritative voices on asbestos law and policy, not only in the U.S., but internationally.  I spent time with Steve after our Third Annual Emerging Issues in Asbestos Litigation Conference in Marina del Rey, California, this month.  Steve chaired this event, as well as our first asbestos conference […]


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K&L Gates, Steptoe & Johnson Attorneys Chairing Asbestos Insurance Litigation Conference, HB Announces

PHILADELPHIA – March 8, 2010 – Philip Hecht of K&L Gates and Harry Lee of Steptoe & Johnson will chair the “Asbestos Insurance Litigation Conference” at The Hub Cira Centre at 30th Street Station in Philadelphia on April 21, 2010, Tom Hagy, CEO of HB Litigation Conferences, announced today. “Hecht and Lee bring to the […]


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San Francisco Judge Kahn Speaking at Los Angeles Asbestos Conference, HB Announces

SAN FRANCISCO – February 14, 2010 – San Francisco Superior Court Judge Harold E. Kahn will join a group of other respected jurists participating in the “Third Annual Emerging Trends in Asbestos Litigation” conference March 3-5, 2010 in Marina del Rey, just outside Los Angeles, according to Tom Hagy, CEO of HB Litigation Conferences. “We […]


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Veteran Attorney Steve Kazan Talks About a ‘Stranger’ Asbestos Litigation

By Tom Hagy* Steven Kazan is teaming up with Lawrence Cetrulo to form one of the most experienced pairings of plaintiff and defense attorneys you will see leading an asbestos conference this year.  I spoke to Kazan while he was en route from one meeting to the next last week in an effort to give […]


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Rich of Gordon & Rees on SV40

In this clip, Robert Rich of Gordon & Rees talked about what he believes is a connection between The 40th Simeon Virus, or SV40, and mesothelioma.    The presentation took place at HB’s National Asbestos Litigation Conference on September 27-29, 2009 at The Four Seasons Hotel in San Francisco. It was chaired by Joseph J. […]


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Asbestos Attorneys Square Off on Gaskets’ Role in Mesothelioma During HB Teleconference

Among the subsets of asbestos litigation are claims arising from shipyard workers exposed to asbestos in gaskets as they installed or removed them.   Two attorneys faced off on the issue during a Jan. 22, 2009 teleconference produced by HB Litigation Conferences, formerly Mealey’s Conferences. One point of contention is whether gaskets play a role in […]


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The Northeast Judicial Forum on Asbestos

Date: December 3, 2009


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Asbestos Litigation Crash Course for Associates & Paralegals

Date: August 19, 2009


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Asbestos Litigation: A Crash Course for Associates Conference

Date: February 24, 2010


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