Calif. City Agrees To Settle CWA Sewage Discharge Suit

Law360, Chicago (March 1, 2013, 3:17 PM EST) -- American Canyon, Calif., has agreed to settle an environmental group's Clean Water Act suit that accused the city of illegally discharging pollutants from its wastewater treatment facility and underreporting the total volume of its spills, according to a Thursday court filing.

U.S. District Judge Jacqueline Scott Corley entered an order dismissing the case with prejudice, saying the court had been advised that Northern California River Watch and the municipality had agreed to a settlement. The one-page order provided no further information of the deal.

William Ross,...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Northern California River Watch v. City of American Canyon


Case Number

3:12-cv-04600

Court

California Northern

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters

Judge

Jacqueline Scott Corley

Date Filed

August 31, 2012

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.