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United States v. Davis

The court allocates the liability for future cleanup costs at a hazardous waste site among potentially responsible parties (PRPs). Pursuant to the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), the...

United States v. Green

The court denies all but one affirmative defense raised by a resin manufacturing plant and its principal against the United States in the government's suit for response costs under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation...

M.R. (Vega Alta), Inc. v. Caribe Gen. Elec. Prods., Inc.

The court holds that it has subject matter jurisdiction over property owners' Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) claim against private companies for response costs relating to the...

Uniroyal Chem. Co. v. Deltech Corp.

The court holds several transportation companies liable under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) for response costs incurred by a chemical manufacturer after a tanker truck carrying...

AT & T Global Info. Solutions Co. v. Union Tank Car Co.

The court holds that a grandparent corporation is derivatively liable under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) for its subsidiary's actions in arranging for the disposal of toxic waste at...

United States v. Glens Falls Newspapers, Inc.

The court holds that a newspaper cannot intervene in Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) litigation to vacate a consent order mandating that settlement negotiations between CERCLA parties...

United States v. Vertac Chem. Corp.

The court holds that two chemical manufacturers must pay $102 million in U.S. response costs incurred at the Vertac Plant site in Jacksonville, Arkansas. The court first holds that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's)...

Worldworks I, Inc. v. Department of the Army

The court dismisses for lack of subject matter jurisdiction a Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) citizen suit seeking to require that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S...

Bedford Affiliates v. Sills

The court holds that a landowner that is a potentially responsible party (PRP) under Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) §107(a) cannot maintain a §107(a) action against another PRP, but can...

United States v. Davis

The court holds that a hazardous waste generator that agreed to pay a portion of a hazardous waste site's response costs was not entitled to declaratory judgment allocating Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and...