Ed Hugo Wins Dismissal

Posted on Tuesday, 12 August 2008

TRIAL SUMMARY  

Carmen (Wrongful death Donald) Allen v. Foster Wheeler, LLC.: San Francisco County 
Superior Court, Case No. 448603  

Date of Dismissal: August 12, 2008  

Judge: Hon. Ernest Goldsmith, SFSC Dept. 6  

Trial Counsel: 
• James Nevin of Brayton Purcell
for Plaintiff: Carmen (Donald) Allen  
• Edward R. Hugo of HUGO PARKER, LLP
for Defendant Foster Wheeler, LLC.  


Results: Dismissal


Facts and Allegations:

Plaintiff's filed a wrongful death complaint on November 15, 2006, alleging that decendent, Donald Allen, died of mesothelioma as a result of his occupational exposure to asbestos as a welder at Kaiser Shipyard in Swan Island, Oregon in World War II and as a laborer of Bestway Builders in Rupert, Idaho. Foster Wheeler denied Plaintiff's allegations and was dismissed by Plaintiff's immediately before their opening statement.

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