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16 Oct 2018Ten Year Statute of Limitations for ELA Claims Starts When Cost Is Incurred
On October 3, 2018, the Indiana Court of Appeals answered some important questions about Indiana’s Environmental Legal Action (ELA) statute, Ind. Code § 13-30-9-1 et seq. The 18-page appellate decision in Elkhart Foundry & Machine Co., et al. v. City of Elkhart, et al. affirmed the trial court in every respect. The court found that:
25 Jul 2018Will a longstanding environmental mystery finally be solved?
This blog post was co-authored by Sean Griggs and Jennifer Baker. Twenty years ago, the Indiana General Assembly enacted the Environmental Legal Action (ELA) statute, Ind. Code § 13-30-9-1 et seq., to allow recovery of costs related to remedial or removal actions that address “the release of a hazardous substance or petroleum into the surface or