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Federal Judge Dismisses Putative Class Action against GenOn Power Midwest

October 16, 2012

A putative class action against GenOn Power Midwest LP, alleging that its coal-fired Cheswick Generating Station released toxic emissions that damaged surrounding property, was dismissed in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania on Oct. 5. GenOn is represented by McGuireWoods partners Scott Oostdyk and Paul Stockman. A story about the case titled “Clean Air Act Blocks Damage Claims In Pa. Power Plant Suit” was published in Law360 on Oct. 12.


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