Guam v. United States

ELR Citation: 51 ELR 20092
No(s). 20-382 (U.S. May 24, 2021)

The U.S. Supreme Court unanimously held that a settlement of environmental liabilities must resolve a CERCLA-specific liability to give rise to a contribution action under Ā§113(f)(3)(B), in a lawsuit concerning a landfill in Guam formerly owned by the U.S. Navy. After entering into a consent decree...