NEW ORLEANS — A lawyer says last week’s $3.2 million payment for Chinese drywall damage to seven houses is a good sign for thousands of others in at least six states. Plaintiffs’ attorney Russ Herman says it now seems a matter of proving damages for up to 4,000 other people who sued Taishan Gypsum Co. […] [...]
by Associated Press Published: October 7,2014
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NEW ORLEANS — A federal judge has ruled that nearly 4,000 homeowners who say Chinese drywall ruined their homes are eligible to share any further damages he may award in lawsuits against Taishan Gypsum Co. Ltd., a government-owned manufacturer that failed to show up in court. Notices of U.S. District Judge Eldon Fallon’s order were […] [...]
by Associated Press Published: July 18,2014
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NEW ORLEANS — A federal judge has ordered a China-based maker of drywall to pay $55,000 in penalties and attorney fees — and to stop doing business in the United States — as punishment for refusing to take part in court proceedings over harm allegedly done by the product. U.S. District Judge Eldon Fallon found […] [...]