The Trustees of the Manville Trust have issued their policy regarding the evaluation of foreign (where primary exposure took place outside the United States or Canada) claims. This policy and the process to be followed can be found under the Documents tab, Manville Trust, Letter F or by clicking here: Foreign Claim Evaluation & Process.
An overview of filing with the USM trust is available. Please click here to view.
CRMC has posted the video from yesterday’s webinar with electronic and hybrid filers for filing with USM. You will need Windows Media Player to view the video. Please note, there is no video for the first few minutes until the system demonstration begins.
Two new documents Data Availability Agreement and Data Availability Policy are posted on Manville Trust Documents Tab D.
Manville Trust Revised Statute of Limitations (“SOL”) Policy is posted on Manville Trust Documents Tab S.
The C.E. Thurston & Sons Asbestos Trust has revised section 7.1(a)(2) of the TDP to extend the deadline for filing unexpired, prepetition claims from March 31, 2009 to November 16, 2009 as follows:
If a claim was not barred by the applicable statute of limitations at the Petition Date, it will be treated as timely filed if it is actually filed with the Trust within three (3) years after the Initial Claims Filing Date, i.e. if filed by November 16, 2009.
To see the complete revised TDP, click on the CE Thurston Documents Tab T – Trust Distribution Procedures, Revision 1b.
A new document has been added to the Manville Documents Tab M regarding offers placed on temporary hold – Dr. R. Michael Kelly medical reports.
A new document has been added to the Manville Documents Tab F regarding the initial processing of Manville claims with foreign (non-U.S. or non-Canadian) exposure.
An updated version of the Manville Trust claim form and instructions is now available. The change relates to initial processing of Manville claims with foreign (non-U.S. or non-Canadian) exposure. This has been posted on the Manville Documents Tab P.