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United States v. Stringfellow

Citation: 14 ELR 20388
No. No. CV-83-2501-MML, 20 ERC 1912/(C.D. Cal., 04/09/1984) Ruling on retroactivity

The court rules that § 107 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) is retroactive as applied to defendants if it creates new legal obligations, and may be challenged under the Contract Clause....

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