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In re In re Hemingway Transp., Inc.

Citation: 17 ELR 20709
No. Nos. 82-01340-JNG, -01341-JNG, 70 Bankr. 549/25 ERC 1791/(Bankr. D. Mass., 03/02/1987) Sovereign immunity

The court holds that the doctrine of sovereign immunity and the prohibition of preenforcement review bar joinder of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a party plaintiff in an action by a purchaser of a debtor's property against the bankruptcy trustee for contribution for cleanup costs under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Com...

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