NRDC Toxic Tort Over Landfill Survives Bid To Toss

Law360, New York (April 5, 2010, 7:21 PM EDT) -- A judge has refused to throw out a lawsuit by the Natural Resources Defense Council seeking to compel Interstate Packaging Co. and other companies to investigate and clean up contamination in a landfill in Dickson, Tenn.

Judge Todd Campbell of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee on Thursday denied a motion to dismiss the suit by Interstate, ALP Lighting And Ceiling Products Inc. and

Nemak USA Inc.

The defendants claimed that the suit was barred by a provision of the Resource Conservation...
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