‘Unsettled’ documentary sheds light on business of asbestos lawsuits

Unsettled documentary about the business of asbestos lawsuits (Unsettled)
Unsettled documentary about the business of asbestos lawsuits (Unsettled)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Paul Johnson, the director of the new documentary “Unsettled,” joined us in the KXAN studio to discuss the business of asbestos lawsuits.

A Dallas-based law firm made a name representing plaintiffs in asbestos cases. More than two decades later, a memo from that firm is at the heart of a legal battle playing out here in Travis County.

Earlier this week a judge ruled that the court did not have jurisdiction to unseal testimony in the case.

 

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