McKesson, Angeles Ink $4.5M Deal To End Enviro Feud

Law360, New York (February 22, 2010, 3:31 PM EST) -- Drug distributor McKesson Corp. has asked a federal judge to endorse a more than $4.5 million settlement with Angeles Chemical Co. Inc. to end long-running litigation over cleanup costs related to the Omega Chemical Corp. Superfund site in Whittier, Calif.

The defendant filed a motion Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California seeking approval of an agreement that would end all the claims between the companies and other affiliated parties in two separate lawsuits.

If approved, the settlement would put to...
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