Publication Archive: Environmental Contamination

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Essex County Considering Joining Multi-County Telecom Suit

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Source: Adirondack Daily Enterprise
The Essex County Board of Supervisors is considering hiring the New York City law firm Napoli Shkolnik — which is representing the counties of Fulton, Nassau, Otsego, Schoharie, Sullivan and Wyoming in the lawsuit. The lawsuit alleges that local 911 services are underfunded as a result of the apparent failure of AT&T, Frontier Communications, Time…Read the article

LaBelle and Luzerne Townships Suffer Coal Ash Pollution

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Source: Law360
The initial complaint argued that the companies are responsible for coal dust pollution from their power plants. The proposed class action stems from coal ash at the LaBelle Refuse Site owned by Matt Canestrale Contracting Inc. The families claim the ash came from several now-closed power plants in western Pennsylvania.Read the article
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