Hearing on Zeon Class Action Settlement Begins

Dozens of residents of Louisville’s Rubbertown neighborhood were at the federal courthouse today for a fairness hearing in a class action lawsuit against Zeon Chemicals. The settlement agreement offers up to $750 for those who live within a mile of the chemical plant, and up to $100 for those within one to two miles. Nine […]

Rubbertown Activists Oppose Proposed Zeon Settlement

The deadline for residents of Louisville’s Rubbertown neighborhood to file a claim in a class action settlement against Zeon Chemicals is nearing. The lawsuit has been going on since 2007, and this is the third proposed settlement. The tentative agreement would give anyone living within a mile of the plant a maximum payment of $750. […]