No Class Cert. In Water Supply Suits Against DuPont

Law360, New York (December 29, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- A judge has denied class certification to the plaintiffs in two lawsuits filed against DuPont Co. over the release of a potentially hazardous substance into a New Jersey county’s water supply, but has offered the plaintiffs a chance to submit further briefings and file an amended request.

Judge Renee Marie Bumb filed the opinion Dec. 23 in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey addressing the two class certification motions filed by customers of the Penns Grove Water Supply Co., now owned by...
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