Judge OKs $2.2M In Fees In Honeywell Chromium Action

Law360, New York (September 9, 2011, 6:28 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey federal judge on Wednesday awarded more than $2.2 million in attorneys' fees to a community organization that sued Honeywell International Inc. and others in a heavily-litigated cleanup of chromium-contaminated soil, water and homes stretching back more than 15 years.

U.S. District Judge Dennis Cavanaugh granted the Interfaith Community Center, which first sued Honeywell in 1995 over dangerously high chromium levels in a 134-acre site in Jersey City, most of the legal fees it was seeking to pay Washington firm Terris Pravlik & Millian...
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