The judges discuss the need to establish early on whether there will need to be claims estimation hearings on asbestos personal injury claims, when the hearings should occur, what method of estimation will be employed and the scope of the hearings.
In this clip, the judges discuss the necessity – and expense – of having so many professionals involved in asbestos cases.
Should attorneys be required to provide a statement with their notice of appearance spelling out whether they are representing more than one creditor or equity security holder? See what the judges had to say.
In this clip, the judges address the question: Why not focus on substantive consolidation early in the litigation?