“Earlier this year, the California First Appellate District Court of Appeals widened the net of potential plaintiffs beyond spouses in “take home” asbestos cases. The plaintiff, diagnosed with mesothelioma, sued multiple defendants including companies where he had occupational exposure to asbestos, as well as a company at which his uncle worked. In naming this latter defendant, the plaintiff claimed that he was exposed to asbestos through his uncle’s work clothes.”
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