United States v. Dearborn Refining Co.

ELR Citation: 41 ELR 20145
No(s). 09-CV-13597 (E.D. Mich. Mar 31, 2011)

A district court held that the United States' action to collect an EPA civil monetary penalty imposed against an oil refining company under RCRA and the Federal Debt Collection Procedures Act (FDCPA) is not time barred. The parties agreed that the five-year limitations period under 28 U.S.C. Ā§...