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knauf plasterboard tianjin

  • Drywall settlement could cost Chinese firm $1B

    December 16, 2011 04:57PM
    DrywallThe end is near for the Chinese drywall saga that hit the Southeast last year, and Florida in particular, as manufacturer Knauf, and its...
  • Seifarts win $2.5 million drywall verdict

    June 21, 2010 09:45AM
    Ervin Gonzalez of Colson Hicks Eidson had asked the jury for $4.4 million Armin and Lisa Seifart, the Coconut Grove homeowners in the nation’s...
  • Banner Supply wouldn’t take drywall for free

    June 11, 2010 12:00PM
    Banner Supply said it was a victim, along with the drywall-affected homeowners According to a deposition of a Banner Supply executive taken last month,...
  • Knauf settles drywall suit with Beazer Homes

    May 18, 2010 09:45AM
    Knauf Plasterboard Tianjin, a German-owned, China-based firm, has agreed to a settlement with Atlantia-based Beazer Homes, a home builder that has developed many communities...
  • Knauf loses first drywall suit

    April 29, 2010 07:57AM
    A federal court in New Orleans has ordered German-owned Knauf Plasterboard Tianjin, which built millions of tons of contaminated drywall, to pay for damages...
  • Chinese suppliers could disregard drywall suits

    September 30, 2009 01:56PM
    The thousands of homeowners and builders who’ve sued Chinese makers of defective drywall should keep their expectations low. Attorneys for these plaintiffs acknowledge that...