Judge Pares Cleanup Claims Against Genesco

Law360, New York (January 28, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal judge has dismissed a host of environmental claims from a lawsuit brought by a town on New York's Long Island against Genesco Inc. and Gordon-Atlantic Corp., but has kept a Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act claim and certain indemnification claims in play.

U.S. District Judge Joseph A. Bianco of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York on Tuesday signed an order paring down the village of Garden City, N.Y.'s allegations that Genesco and Gordon-Atlantic are responsible for cleaning...
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