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Plaintiff’s Experts Barred from Offering “Any Exposure” Theory in Asbestos Lung Cancer Case

Posted in Asbestos Litigation

IL court rejects de minimis exposure to asbestos as ‘substantial contributing factor’ An Illinois federal judge recently barred expert testimony espousing the “Any Exposure” theory, which is also commonly referred to as the “Each and Every Exposure” theory and the “Single Fiber” theory. In general, the “Any Exposure” theory is a causation theory that postulates… Continue Reading