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Beach lawyer wins FELA ruling in W.Va. (access required)

Virginia Beach attorney Richard N. Shapiro has won a ruling from the West Virginia Supreme Court that a general release by a retired locomotive engineer does not bar a mesothelioma claim under the Federal Employer’s Liability Act. Sparrell Ratliff Jr. accepted an early retirement offer from Norfolk Southern Railway Co. in 1986 after almost 40 years ...