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Judge OKs $70M DuPont Waste Pile Settlement In West Virginia
Posted on 5 Jan 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - (AP) Chemical maker DuPont Co. will pay $70 million and fund long-term medical monitoring for residents of a West Virginia town who sued over pollution from a zinc smelter and its 100-foot-tall pile of waste. A state judge approved... Read More

Panel Hears Plan To Cap Attorney Fees In $3.4 Billion Settlement
Posted on 6 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

(AP) Attorneys in the government's $3.4 billion settlement with American Indians over mismanaged royalties are "stonewalling" a congressional panel as they ask a judge to more than double their fees in the case, the committee's chairman... Read More