USG Corporation, also known as United States Gypsum Corporation, is an American company which manufactures construction materials, most notably drywall and joint compound. The company is the largest distributor of wallboard in the United States and the largest manufacturer of gypsum products in North America.
Kaiser Gypsum Company made asbestos joint compound products, including dual purpose joint compound and one-day joint compound, which have been linked to mesothelioma.
Oct 4, 2016 ... Given the thousands of asbestos lawsuits still pending against the company, Kaiser Gypsum (along with its parent company, Hanson Permanente Cement, Inc .) is now attempting to seek an end to its liability. According to documents filed in the Western District of North Carolina, the company wants to ...
Case Background. On September 30, 2016, Kaiser Gypsum Company, Inc. and Hanson Permanente Cement, Inc. (collectively, the "Debtors") each filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of North Carolina, ...
Oct 3, 2016 ... Kaiser Gypsum Inc. filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Friday in a bid to end the prolonged litigation over its asbestos products and environmental legacy that have been its main business activities for years.
Oct 5, 2016 ... CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Former gypsum plaster and wallboard manufacturer Kaiser Gypsum Co. Inc. filed a Chapter 11 petition Sept. 30 in North Carolina federal bankruptcy court along with cement company affiliate Hanson Permanente Cement Inc. (HPCI) to resolve thousands of asbestos personal injury ...
Kaiser Vee Block Insulation, (1959-1974). Kaiser Vee Block Mix, (1959-1974). M Block Insulation, (1959-1972). Plastic Chrome Ore, (1974-1977). Plastic Insulation, (1959-1972). Plastic K-N Refractory Cement, (1974-1977). Super D Insulating Block, (1971-1974). Kaiser Gypsum Company, Inc. Cover-Tex Wall Texture.
Kaiser Gypsum (“KG”) filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on September 30, 2016. ... A Very Cozy Plaintiffs' Involvement in the Kaiser Gypsum Bankruptcy ... More significantly, if evidence is kept in the tort system, they face the considerable downside of a bankrupt company being awarded a share on the verdict sheet, ...
Sep 30, 2016 ... Debtor Kaiser Gypsum Company, Inc. 300 E. John Carpenter Freeway Irving, TX 75062. DALLAS-TX Tax ID / EIN: 94-1230188, represented by, SYED D ALI K&L Gates LLP K&L Gates Center 210 Sixth Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15222 412-355-6229. Shelley Koon Abel Rayburn Cooper & Durham 227 W. Trade ...