Read Toxic Torts news, alerts, and legal commentary from leading lawyers and law firms:
Class Action Litigation Reform – Interview with Dan Pascucci, Member, Mintz Levin
Prosecuting Environmental and Toxic Torts
Is Fracking Safe?
On June 28, 2013, King Pharmaceuticals LLC (“King”) agreed to pay a $2.2 million fine and take measures to comply with the Clean Air Act (CAA) to resolve alleged failures to comply with major source requirements at its...more
Originally published in Toxics Law Reporter on 12/13/2012.
As part of the ‘‘Green Chemistry’’ craze over the last few years, numerous states across the country have considered or enacted laws mandating companies selling...more
With greater knowledge comes greater responsibility, and greater liability. When it comes to nanotechnology, our ability to understand the potential risks is unprecedented, thanks in part to the asbestos mass tort experience....more
Please find below the recent client alert which was sent out to our Environment and CDM, and Projects, Mining, and Infrastructure clients....more
In This Update:
*Energy and Climate Legislation
..Oil Spill Hearings Continue
..House Passes Oil Spill Legislation
..Oil Spill Hearings...more
In the sample evidentiary foundation, a sample from the charred remains from a suspected arson fire to a residential structure is presented to the witness. The witness explains the GC/MS test results. ...more