Greenlease Can't Dodge Environmental Cleanup Suit

Law360, New York (February 2, 2010, 1:53 PM EST) -- A federal judge has refused Greenlease Holding Co.'s bid for a judgment on the pleadings in rail car and barge maker Trinity Industries Inc.'s suit seeking to hold Greenlease liable for cleanup costs at a Pennsylvania manufacturing site.

Judge Joy Flowers Conti of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania on Friday denied Greenlease's motion for a judgment on the pleadings, concluding that the agreement the two rail car manufacturers signed when Greenlease sold its property to Trinity did not bar Trinity from...
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