EPA Sues Consulting Firm Over Clean Air Violations

Law360, New York (September 29, 2011, 5:47 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday accused California-based MotorScience Enterprise Inc. of submitting inaccurate information to win Clean Air Act certificates that allowed four of its clients to improperly import recreational vehicles that violated federal emission standards.

The California federal court litigation follows the EPA's June 2010 decision to withdraw certificates authorizing the four MotorScience clients to import and sell up to 200,000 Chinese gas-powered off-road motorcycles and all-terrain vehicles. It was the first time the EPA voided CAA certificates of conformity for these types...
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Case Title

United States of America v. MotorScience Inc et al


Case Number

2:11-cv-08023

Court

California Central

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters

Judge

George H. King

Date Filed

September 28, 2011

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