Manville Trust files tobacco suits

Hofmann, Mark A.
January 1998
Business Insurance;01/12/98, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p39
Reports that the Manville Trust has filed a lawsuit against tobacco companies in New York City. Allegations of the lawsuits; Damages being sought in these lawsuits; Factors associated with the launch of the Manville Trust; Significance of a settlement between tobacco companies and 40 states; Actions of Robert Falise, chairman and managing trustee of the Manville Trust; Names of the respondents in the Manville Trust lawsuit.


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