|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Wed, 6 Jul 2016 22:34:26 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] PERCHLORATE: "Whittaker can sue federal government" for cost recovery at the Bermite site (CA)|
Federal appellate court rules Whittaker can sue federal government By Jim Holt Santa Clarita Valley Signal (CA) July 6, 2016 Officials with Whittaker Corporation who want the federal government to cover their cost of cleaning up close to 1,000 acres of contaminated land these past two decades received a favorable court ruling recently from the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. A panel of appellate court judges listened to arguments made by Whittaker attorney Kevin M. Fong on June 13 as he argued for the company’s right to recover expenses incurred since the cleanup began in the 1980s. In the end, the federal appeals court agreed with Fong and concluded that Whittaker was not barred from bringing a “cost recovery action against the United States.” … For the entire article, see http://www.signalscv.com/section/36/article/154161/ -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice/Fax: 650/961-8918 <email@example.com> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
Prev by Date: [CPEO-MEF] VOCs: Hempstead sues over Bethpage facility contamination|
Next by Date: [CPEO-MEF] PFCs: "Water contamination issues grip Colorado Springs-area residents"
Prev by Thread: [CPEO-MEF] VOCs: Hempstead sues over Bethpage facility contamination|
Next by Thread: [CPEO-MEF] PFCs: "Water contamination issues grip Colorado Springs-area residents"