Environmental

Dominion Environmental Violations Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Dominion Energy for violations of federal and state environmental regulations at its Chesterfield and Possum Point power station in Virginia. Dominion recently reached a settlement agreement with federal and state authorities over the alleged violations, agreeing to a $1.4 million payout. While that settlement will go to the […]

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Ethylene Oxide Emissions Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating chemical plants across the United States that emit ethylene oxide into the air, despite the known public health risks of doing so. Ethylene oxide is commonly used as a sterilizing agent for medical equipment, and as an intermediate in chemical manufacturing. Although long considered hazardous, the Environmental Protection […]

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Livestock Air Pollution Class Action Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is investigating the loss of enjoyment of property, and possible health hazards, experienced by residents who live by livestock feedlots. For example, Minnesota residents in Goodhue County allege that the neighboring feedlot is violating air quality standards with excessive odorous fumes. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA), a regulatory body that […]

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Red Dog Mine Class Action Investigation

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Red Dog Mine Pollution Class Action Investigation Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is investigating potential claims arising from environmental degradation in the Alaskan villages of Kotzebue and Kivalina. According to the latest Toxics Release Inventory data from the Environmental Protection Agency, Kotzebue was the most toxic community in America. Similarly affected is the town of Kivalina, […]

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Marathon Oil Class Action Case Update

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is pleased to share that neighbors of the Marathon Oil refinery in southwest Detroit are one step closer to justice. Residents faced an initial setback after their case was dismissed by the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, on the basis that the statute of limitations had expired […]