Mealey's Toxic Tort/Environmental - Judge Approves Consent Decree Between Government, IBM For Cleanup Costs

Mealey's Toxic Tort/Environmental - Judge Approves Consent Decree Between Government, IBM For Cleanup Costs

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - A federal judge in New York on July 2 approved a consent decree between the federal government and International Business Machine Corp. (IBM) in which the company would reimburse the government for $225,000 it has spent to remediate contamination from a site in East Fishkill, N.Y., ruling that the terms of the agreement are fair and reasonable (United States of America v. International Business Machine Corp., No. 14-CV-396, S.D. N.Y.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 91750).

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