Atlantic States Legal Found. v. Eastman Kodak Co.

ELR Citation: ELR 21047
No(s). 90-7931 (2d Cir. May 14, 1991)

The court rules that a settlement between the defendant in a properly commenced Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA) citizen suit and state officials is grounds for dismissing the citizen suit if the settlement has caused the violations to cease and eliminated any reasonable likelihood of rec...