Tag Archives: PFAS

Environmental Lawyers: What Are They, and What Do They Do?


An environmental lawyer is a legal professional who specializes in the field of environmental law. This encompasses a wide range of legal and regulatory issues, such as pollution control, contamination,…

8 Product Liability Cases You Should Know About

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In the United States, people have seen a rapid increase in litigation for product liability.  A product liability case is a type of case that can be brought against any…

Contaminants of Emerging Concern: PFAS in Your Water

Early in 2021, the Environmental Protection Agency addressed contaminants of emerging concern in drinking water, highlighting the presence of PFAS. The EPA regulates 90 contaminants in drinking water, but not…

Milestone Class Settlement: AFFF MDL Litigation

Peshtigo Class Settlement

Napoli Shkolnik lawyers representing individuals in the Town of Peshtigo, Wisconsin, announced that they have reached an agreement in principal with Tyco Fire Products L.P., Chemguard, Inc., and ChemDesign, Inc….

NY Sets New Standards for Drinking Water Contaminants

Napoli Shkonilk PLLC supports New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s announcement regarding “forever chemicals” and 1,4-Dioxane. This is a first-in-the-nation drinking water standard for emerging contaminant 1,4-Dioxane. Maximum contaminant limits…

EPA Relax Pollution Rules due to Coronavirus

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In a controversial move, the Environmental Protection Agency said it would waive certain reporting requirements for companies hit hard by COVID-19. Normally, companies must report chemical emissions into the air,…