Exceeding State Standards Not ‘Imminent and Substantial Endangerment’

March 20, 2014 – In The News
Bloomberg BNA

Philip L. Hinerman’s case was featured in the Bloomberg BNA article, "Exceeding State Standards Not ‘Imminent and Substantial Endangerment.’" Full text can be found in the March 20, 2014, issue, but a synopsis is noted below.

A judge in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania held that the owner of a retail strip mall failed to show it can prove that the release of PCE into the soil by a dry cleaning business was sufficient for imminent and substantial endangerment to the environment or human health.

Philip L. Hinerman is serving as counsel for the dry cleaners in the case.