Undue Delay Warrants Denial Of Request To Add Storage Tank Claim
Mealey's (December 10, 2015, 9:03 AM EST) -- PHILADELPHIA — A federal judge in Pennsylvania on Dec. 9 denied a plaintiff company’s request to file a third amended complaint to add a cause of action under the Pennsylvania Storage Tank and Spill Prevention Act (Storage Act), overruling the plaintiff company’s argument that it learned of the claim only through discovery (Tri-Realty Company v. Ursinus College, No. 11-5885, E.D. Pa.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 164767).
(Opinion available. Document #08-151211-047Z.)
U.S. Judge Gene E.K. Pratter of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania held that Tri-Realty Co. failed...