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International Paper opposes class certification in toxic tort case alleging Perdido Bay property damage from paper mill

Clients International Paper Company

On behalf of International Paper Company, Jones Day successfully opposed class certification in a property damage toxic tort case brought by residents of Perdido Bay in Florida and Alabama alleging contamination downstream from a paper mill.

Ester Lee Johnson, et al. v. International Paper, Case No. 00-495-CA-01 (Cir. Ct., 1st Jud. Cir., Escambia Cty., Fla.)