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Litigating toxic tort and hazardous waste claims

Litigating toxic tort and hazardous waste claims

leading lawyers on evaluating liability, employing experts, and preparing for ltigation

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Published by Aspatore in [Boston, Mass.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Toxic torts,
  • Law and legislation,
  • Hazardous wastes

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesInside the minds
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF1299.H39 L58 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination345 p. ;
    Number of Pages345
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25019255M
    ISBN 100314278001
    ISBN 109780314278005
    LC Control Number2011290509

      The authors examine the most critical issues in specialized litigation, including global climate change, litigating government enforcement matters in both the civil and criminal context, citizen-suit actions, toxic tort and pesticide litigation, natural resources damages claims, and insurance as a source of recovery. Gerald Williams concentrates on toxic tort and complex personal injury cases in addition to handling consumer protection, civil rights, employment law, police litigation and class actions. Mr. Williams received his law degree in from Temple University School . compensation for illnesses realized by department of energy workers due to exposure to hazardous materials hearing before the subcommittee on immigration and claims of the committee on the judiciary house of representatives one hundred sixth congress second session on h.r. , h.r. , h.r. , h.r. , h.r. and h.r. september.


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