Kirk v. Schaeffler Group USA, Inc.

ELR Citation: 48 ELR 20063
No(s). 16-3417 (8th Cir. Apr 5, 2018)

The Eighth Circuit held that a lower court must hold a new trial with respect to a family's claims for punitive damages against a former manufacturing company for tricholorethylene contamination that allegedly caused their daughter to develop autoimmune hepatitis. The contamination occurred between ...