Grand Bees Development, LLC v. South Carolina Department of Health & Environmental Control (Lawyers Weekly No. 011-052-15, 4 pp.) (Per Curiam) Appealed from the Administrative Law Court (Shirley Robinson, ALJ) S.C. App. Unpub. Holding: The respondent-agency failed to determine whether ...Read More »
Tort/Negligence – Asbestos Exposure – Civil Practice – Federal Jurisdiction – Federal Officer Removal Statute – EPA Standards
Bradley v. Richland County Landfill, Inc. (Lawyers Weekly No. 002-127-14, 4 pp.) (Joseph Anderson Jr., J.) 3:14-cv-00779; D.S.C. Holding: Even though the defendant-landfill was subject to federal regulations that set minimum standards for the handling and disposal of asbestos and ...
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A jury award believed to be the largest ever against a South Carolina landfill will shrink following the state Supreme Court’s recent rulings that limit temporary trespass or nuisance awards, and bar odors from being considered a cause of action in trespass claims.Read More »