Judge Schedules Hearing On Dana Cleanup Costs

Law360, New York (September 19, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A New York bankruptcy court judge has scheduled a hearing to determine how much Dana Corp. owes for the environmental cleanup of six sites, though the government hopes a district court will ultimately decide the final tally.

Judge Burton R. Lifland granted Dana's motion on Wednesday to establish procedures for the estimation of cleanup claims despite the government's objection.

Judge Lifland set a hearing for Jan. 14 to determine the government's cost. Dana had requested a December hearing while federal attorneys sought one for March over...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.