Mealey's Toxic Tort/Environmental - Judge Extends Deadline For Filing Amended Volatile Organic Compounds Complaint

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The federal judge in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida presiding over a personal injury and property damage lawsuit alleging fraud and strict liability for the illegal abandonment of volatile organic compounds and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons on June 24 issued a verbal order giving the plaintiffs until July 27 to file an amended complaint in response to the dismissal ruling he issued in May (Noel D. Clark Jr., et al. v. Ashland Inc., No. 13-794, M.D. Fla.).

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