The Asbestos Litigation Crisis Continues - It is Time for Congress to Act
Full Committee Hearing

Full Committee
Date: Wednesday, March 5, 2003
Time: 02:00 PM

Member Statements


  1. Senator Orrin G. Hatch (R - UT)
  2. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. The Honorable Max Baucus
    U.S. Senator [D-MT]
    Washington , DC
  2. The Honorable George V. Voinovich
    U.S. Senator [R-OH]
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. Mr. Melvin McCandless
    Williamston , NC
  2. Mr. Brian Harvey
    Vashon , WA
  3. Mr. Jonathan Hiatt
    General Counsel
    American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
    Washington , DC
  4. Mr. Steven Kazan, Esq.
    Partner
    Kazan, McClain, Edises, Abrams, Fernandez, Lyons & Farrise
    Oakland , CA
  5. Mr. David Austern Esq.
    President, Claims Resolution Managment
    General Counsel for the Manville Personal Injury Settlement Trust
    Fairfax , VA
  6. Mr. Dennis Archer, Esq.
    President-Elect
    American Bar Association
    Washington , DC