Media Coverage

Environmental Professionals Weigh in on PFAS Litigation for Airports
February 6, 2023

Environmental Professionals Weigh in on PFAS Litigation for Airports

Q&A with Kelly Fredericks, Aviation Technical Advisor and Attorney Michael DiGiannantonio of SL Environmental Law Group on the rising concerns about PFAS at airports.

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Wayland is latest municipality to file federal lawsuit over PFAS in groundwater
February 3, 2023

Wayland is latest municipality to file federal lawsuit over PFAS in groundwater

The town has joined dozens of other municipalities and local water districts throughout the country in filing a federal lawsuit against several companies that the water districts say are responsible for dangerous substances leaking into groundwater.

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Sunny Slope Water Company Shifts TCP Cleanup Costs to Polluters
January 24, 2023

Sunny Slope Water Company Shifts TCP Cleanup Costs to Polluters

SL helps Sunny Slope utility hold responsible parties accountable for changes to water supply.

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Update for Michigan Water Suppliers on Emerging PFAS Legislation
January 3, 2023

Update for Michigan Water Suppliers on Emerging PFAS Legislation

Michigan continues to lead the way in understanding and addressing PFAS. A Michigan regulator was among the first to sound the alarm about widespread PFAS contamination in the state in 2010 with the discovery of PFAS at the Wurtsmith Air Force Base in Oscoda.

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3M Announced It Will Stop Making PFAS. What Does This Mean For Water Providers?
December 28, 2022

3M Announced It Will Stop Making PFAS. What Does This Mean For Water Providers?

3M announced that it will stop making PFAS by 2025. 3M’s announcement begs the questions of why the company is taking this action now, and what does it mean for water providers across the country.

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Events

News Announcements

March 17, 2022

2021 Top Verdict of California Award

The Daily Journal recognized SL Environmental Law group with a 2021 “Top Verdict” of California award. The publication highlighted the firm’s $48 million jury verdict for the City of Pomona against SQM North America ​Corporation, the American subsidiary of a multinational mining company based in Chile, as one of the state’s 10 largest plaintiffs’ verdicts last year.

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November 8, 2021

The Water Replenishment District Files a Lawsuit Against 3M, DuPont and Others Over PFAS Contamination

SL Environmental Law Group has filed a lawsuit on behalf of the Water Replenishment District (WRD) against 3M Company, E.I. DuPont de Nemours, Inc., and other manufacturers of AFFF for their involvement in the manufacture and sale of PFAS that have contaminated groundwater supplies within WRD's service area, which includes 43 cities and covers a 420-square-mile region of southern Los Angeles County.

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October 27, 2021

SL welcomes attorney Mike DiGiannantonio to the team

After years of corporate litigation, Mike has chosen to focus on protecting the public and the environment from corporate polluters.

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September 8, 2021

City of Pomona wins legal battle after 10 years

The City of Pomona, represented by SL Environmental Law Group, has been successful in their 10 year battle to hold polluters accountable for drinking water contamination from the chemical perchlorate.

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