Jury Awards $190 Million in Mesothelioma Case

Verdict Said to be ‘Largest Ever’ in New York
Weitz & Luxenberg, P.C. has announced a verdict in a lawsuit brought by five men who […]

HB Session on Asbestos & Mesothelioma now on Bloomberg BNA

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U.S. Judge Sinks Tobacco Company’s Motion To Stay Asbestos Suit

Company ‘not likely to succeed on merits of its appeal’ court rules

LOS ANGELES—A man diagnosed with work-related asbestos mesothelioma won a significant victory in […]

15th Annual National Asbestos Litigation Agenda Announced for Chicago

HB Litigation Conferences is proud to announce the agenda for its 15th Annual National Asbestos Litigation Conference, scheduled for October 18-19, 2012, at Chicago’s […]

K&L Gates, Lanier Law Firm Chairing HB Asbestos Conference March 1 in Boston

In-House Counsel Free
HB is proud to announce that leading asbestos defense attorney Jeffrey King of K&L Gates of Boston and plaintiff attorney Rick Meadow […]

VIDEO: Mark Lanier Demonstrates Opening Statements

One of the country’s top trial lawyers, W. Mark Lanier of Texas, gave a demonstration of his trial skills at a conference in Philadelphia in January 2011, revealing at least some of what has made him such a force in the court room. Moving between mock demonstration and commentary, Lanier showed not only the passion he employs in openings, but explained some of the techniques he uses to [...]

Press Release: Five Sitting Judges Featured at Tort Law Seminar Focused on Asbestos, HB Announces

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Five Sitting Judges Featured at Tort Law Seminar Focused on Asbestos, HB Announces

LOS ANGELES – Five sitting judges from Los Angeles […]

Frank Pond on Winning at Trial: Understand the Facts – and Yourself

An HB Conference Report

By Tom Hagy

“Ultimate success at trial starts on the day you understand yourself as a lawyer.”  That was the opening […]

In-House Counsel Play Prominent Role in HB’s National Asbestos Litigation Conference, HB Announces

For Immediate Release

NEW YORK — July 20, 2010 – A dozen in-house counsel from manufacturing companies and insurance companies are on the faculty of […]

Video: Steve Kazan on the Changing Face of Asbestos Litigation

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

The Northeast Judicial Forum on Asbestos

Date: December 3, 2009

Asbestos Litigation Crash Course for Associates & Paralegals

Date: August 19, 2009

Asbestos Litigation: A Crash Course for Associates Conference

Date: February 24, 2010

Asbestos Insurance Litigation Conference

Date: April 21, 2010

Asbestos Claims and Bankruptcy Trust Payouts*

Date: December 2, 2009

Asbestos Bankruptcy Litigation Conference

Date: October 6, 2010

13th Annual National Asbestos Litigation Conference

Date: October 7-8, 2010

4th Annual Emerging Trends in Asbestos Litigation

Date: April 7-8, 2011

14th Annual National Asbestos Litigation Conference

Date: October 3-4, 2011