Multi-Million Dollar Asbestos Verdict
Golik v. CBS Corp et al., Multnomah County Case No. 1308-11192
This was a wrongful death case filed by the widow - Ms. Golik - of a man who died from mesothelioma. As the personal representative and in her individual capacity, she alleged that her late husband was exposed to asbestos at the facilities of the various defendants during his career as an insulator. She alleged that the companies exercised control over the work being performed and breached their duty to the independent contractors as invitees. Therefore defendants are not immune from liability to independent contractors as they usually . . .
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