United States Bankruptcy Court. Northern District of Illinois. Eastern Division. Transmittal Sheet for Opinions for Posting. Will this opinion be published? Yes. Bankruptcy Caption: In re Kewanee Boiler Corporation n/k/a Oakfabco, Inc. Bankruptcy No. 86 B 16937. Adversary Caption: OakFabco, Inc. v. American Standard, Inc.
Apr 7, 2010 ... New York's top court has ruled Oakfabco Inc. assumed the liability for certain asbestos-related claims under a sale contract when it bought the boiler business of American Standard Inc. in 1970.
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Sep 23, 2015 ... CHICAGO — A federal bankruptcy judge on Sept. 22 authorized a newly formed asbestos claimants' committee in the recent Chapter 11 case of defunct boiler manufacturer Oakfabco Inc. to retain Illinois law firm FrankGecker LLP as the committee's counsel (In re: Oakfabco, Inc., No. 15-27062, N.D. Ill. Bkcy.)
Aug 18, 2015 ... He assumed the role of president after the death of his father, William C. Stein, who was Oakfabco's sole shareholder. For many years prior to 1970, Kewanee Boiler was a division within American Standard Inc. And like many companies at the time, American Standard used asbestos in several products.
In 1970, American Standard, Inc. entered into a agreement sell its Kewanee boiler division to Oakfabco, Inc. Back then, boilers were insulated with asbestos. This made Oakfabco a target of many personal injury tort lawsuits over the years. Some of those claims involved boilers manufactured by American Standard, where ...
Jun 16, 2013 ... He decided to sue the boiler manufacturer's parent company, Illinois-based Oakfabco Inc. After a series of conversations with Dr. McQueen about his recollections from years ago, the list of potential defendants mounted. They included CertainTeed Corp., a company that he said made siding his father used ...
Sep 2, 2016 ... motion for a stay pending appeal.68 On March 3,. 2015, the bankruptcy court entered an order closing the case.69 On March 6, 2015, the district court entered an order granting a joint motion to dismiss the insurers' appeal.70. Oakfabco. On August 7, 2015, Oakfabco, Inc. filed a voluntary Chapter 11 petition ...
Apr 22, 2010 ... New York's highest court has ruled that a buyer assumed the liability for certain asbestos-related claims under a sale contract when it bought the boiler business of plaintiff American Standard Inc. back in 1970. American Standard Inc. v. Oakfabco Inc., 2010 WL 1286394 (N.Y., 4/6/10). The court said that the ...