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Pepper Hamilton: New Liability Protection for Tenants on Brownfield Properties
Posted on 27 Feb 2013 by Pepper Hamilton Environmental Law Practice Group

By Jane C. Luxton, Partner , Pepper Hamilton LLP In a December 2012 Guidance Memo, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced new enforcement principles intended to enhance protections for tenants on contaminated or previously contaminated... Read More

Picture Perfect Result? EPA and Kodak Reach Agreement For Clean Up Of Contamination at Business Park and River
Posted on 28 Mar 2014 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

Kodak Also to Pay for Liability at Superfund Sites in New York and New Jersey The federal government has entered into settlement agreements with Eastman Kodak Company that resolve environmental claims and liabilities asserted by the United States... Read More

Pepper Hamilton Client Alert: Fourth Circuit Brownfields Decision Stops Short of Worst-Case Outcome
Posted on 30 May 2013 by Pepper Hamilton Environmental Law Practice Group

By Jane C. Luxton and Todd C. Fracassi, Partners, Pepper Hamilton LLP In a closely watched Superfund case decided April 4, 2013, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals interpreted the scope of landowner liability protections Congress put in place in 2002... Read More