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Dry-cleaning machine manufacturer not liable under CERCLA
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2013

A federal court in California has determined that the manufacturer of a dry-cleaning machine is not liable under the Comprehensive Environmental


Hawaiian dry dock owner to pay $710,000 to resolve Clean Water Act claims
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 12 2013

The U.S. Department of Justice has lodged a proposed consent decree to resolve allegations that a Hawaiian ship repair facility and dry dock operator


Electricity generator agrees to reduce emissions and phase out coal-fired facilities
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 8 2013

Parties to a 2007 consent decree, including American Electric Power Service Corp. (AEP), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), eight states


Prison, fine and restitution ordered for seller of bogus Renewable Fuel ID Numbers
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 12 2013

A federal court has reportedly sentenced a Texas man who ran a biodiesel company that allegedly sold some $42 million worth of Renewable Fuel


District Court allows both contribution and cost recovery claims under CERCLA
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 12 2013

A federal court in Wisconsin has held that a plaintiff could simultaneously seek contribution and cost recovery for different costs under the


Excavation work that uncovers hazardous materials triggers insurance coverage
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 12 2013

A federal court in New York has held that uncovering buried hazardous substances during excavation constitutes a "sudden and accidental" release thus


Insurer must defend claims based on insured’s use of non-pollutant floor sealer
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 15 2013

A federal court in Missouri has determined that a floor-sealing product used by a construction cleanup company was not a "pollutant" and that the


Court rules carpet scraps not waste and yield no cleanup liability
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 15 2013

The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed that a carpet manufacturer's "selvedge" (scraps) did not constitute a solid waste and the


Court dismisses San Diego’s claims of damage from petroleum releases
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 15 2013

A federal court in California has dismissed the City of San Diego's claims against the owner of a former petroleum Depot. California v. Kinder Morgan


California court finds environmental review inadequate to support development
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2013

A California state court has determined that the Environmental Impact Report (EIR), prepared in connection with approval of development in the Santa