In the case of Roverano v. John Crane, Inc., No. 26 EAP 2018 (Feb. 19, 2020 Mundy, J.), the Pennsylvania Supreme Court addressed the issue of whether the Fair Share Act, 42 Pa. C.S.A 7102, required a factfinder to apportion liability on a percentage, as opposed to per capita, basis in strict liability asbestos actions.
The Majority Opinion can be viewed HERE.
Justice Wecht’s Concurring Opinion can be viewed HERE.
Chief Justice Saylor’s Concurring and Dissenting Opinion can be viewed HERE.
I send thanks to Attorney Kenneth Newman of the Pittsburgh Office of Thomas, Thomas & Hafer for noting this case.