Disney Can't Dodge Groundwater Pollution Claims

Law360, Los Angeles (May 7, 2013, 5:17 PM EDT) -- A California judge on Tuesday refused to toss two health code claims in a lawsuit alleging that The Walt Disney Co. contaminated groundwater near its Burbank, Calif., production lot, ruling that an environmental group complied with a state law requiring that Disney be given notice before filing suit.

Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Rolf M. Treu held in his decision to overrule Disney's demurrer that Environmental World Watch LLC properly gave notice to Disney in May 2012 of its intent to sue it for allegedly contaminating...
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