Green Group Loses Appeal Over NY's Brownfield Act

Law360, New York (December 30, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- A New York state appellate court has affirmed a lower court's decision to dismiss most of a challenge to the state's rules enacting the Brownfield Cleanup Program Act, which an environmental group had contended aren't stringent enough to comply with the law.

On Dec. 24, the Supreme Court of the State of New York, Appellate Division, upheld an earlier decision by the state Supreme Court that the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation's rules had mostly complied with the Brownfield Act, which was enacted to...
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