Danielle M. Sczesny

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In a recent case, the Ohio Supreme Court addressed the question of whether the “cumulative-exposure theory” satisfies the “substantial factor” test for a plaintiff to succeed on a claim for asbestos-related injuries. The standard in Ohio requires a plaintiff to demonstrate that exposure to the product of a certain defendant was a substantial factor in causing the plaintiff’s asbestos-related injuries.   The decedent, Kathleen Schwartz, was diagnosed with and died from mesothelioma. The alleged main…