The Clock is Ticking (Maybe): United States v. Guam and its Impact on Settlement Dynamics and CERCLA’s Statutes of Limitations
Thu, June 3, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET
United States v. Guam, currently pending before the United States Supreme Court, will decide when an environmental settlement starts the clock on the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act’s (CERCLA) statute-of-limitations period for cost-recovery and contribution claims. Two issues are involved: (1) whether a non-CERCLA settlement can start the limitations period for a CERCLA claim, and (2) how much liability must be resolved to trigger a CERCLA contribution claim and its three-year limitations period. At this program, our speakers will discuss the potential impact of the decision on the resolution of environmental cases in Indiana and elsewhere, depending on when the court rules following the April 26 argument.
Please note: this program will take place as a live webinar via Zoom conferencing and CLE credits earned will be reported as distance education credit. Instructions for accessing the webinar will be provided in your registration confirmation email. Until further notice, limitations on distance education have been removed for all Indiana attorneys and judges due to the COVID-19 public health emergency.
Featuring: Daniel Cory, Plews Shadley Racher & Braun LLP; Marc Menkveld, Menkveld Law & Mediation LLC
Indiana Commission For Continuing Legal Education
Credit has been approved with the Indiana Commission For Continuing Legal Education for 1.00 General credit.
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Thu, June 3, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET
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