Toxic Tort

Ethylene Oxide Litigation Expands To California

By: David Goldman, Esq. Background Ethylene Oxide (EtO) is a reactive chemical widely used as a sterilizing agent for medical equipment that cannot otherwise be sterilized by heat/steam.  EtO may also be used as a component for producing other chemicals, including...

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Connecticut PFAS Lawsuits Reflect Growing Trend

Connecticut PFAS Lawsuits Reflect Growing Trend

In April 2023, we wrote regarding the state of Maine's unique approach to litigating seeking costs for remediation for PFAS in the state's environment. Maine was the first state to bring two such lawsuits - one related to AFFF pollution allegations and one for PFAS...

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