Bristol-Myers, Citigroup Hit In $27M NJ Superfund Suit

Law360, New York (September 30, 2013, 9:32 PM EDT) -- Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., Citigroup Inc. and four other companies on Friday were hit with a $27 million Superfund cleanup suit in New Jersey federal court, the government's response to a judge’s refusal to add the companies to existing litigation against Pechiney Plastic Packaging Inc.

The six companies, which also include Myset Investment Co., MRC Holdings Inc., Rexam Beverage Can Co. and Albea Americas Inc., became the targets of a CERCLA suit after U.S. District Court Judge Tonianne J. Bongiovanni denied the government’s request to add them...
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