Keep Honeywell, PPG Chromium Suit In Fed. Court: NJ Judge

Law360, New York (April 19, 2013, 2:38 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey federal judge on Thursday said a class action targeting Honeywell International Inc. and PPG Industries Inc. for property damage and health risks resulting from chromium pollution in Jersey City, N.J. should remain in federal court because it meets federal jurisdiction requirements.

PPG removed the suit, originally filed in New Jersey state court, to New Jersey federal court in June 2010, but last month, the federal court expressed concern that it might not have jurisdiction to hear the suit. But U.S. Magistrate Judge Steven...
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