DuPont Resolves Feud Over 2004 Chemical Leak

Law360, New York (October 20, 2011, 7:39 PM EDT) -- DuPont Co. on Thursday dropped its appeal of a loss in a consolidated lawsuit over the 2004 release of a hazardous chemical at the company's Wurtland, Ky., plant, after the parties reached a settlement agreement.

According to the parties' joint stipulation of dismissal, the settlement will bring to a close the case, which was composed of seven consolidated state suits brought by nearly 200 plaintiffs who worked for or lived near the plant who claimed to have suffered personal injury and property damage as a result...
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