NEI Weighs In For Dow In $926M Radioactive Waste Battle

Law360, New York (January 20, 2016, 4:49 PM EST) -- The Nuclear Energy Institute on Tuesday told the U.S. Supreme Court it supports Dow Chemical and a former Rockwell unit’s bid to reverse a $926 million verdict for a class of homeowners who claimed injuries from a nuclear weapons production facility.

Dow and Rockwell International Corp. — now part of Boeing Co. — filed their petition for writ of certiorari in December, the latest move in the 25-year-old lawsuit. In an amicus brief supporting the companies, the NEI said the high court should grant the petition...
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