Liberal Construction of CERCLA under the Remedial Purpose Canon: Have the Lower Courts Taken a Good Thing Too Far?
Harvard Environmental Law Review
This article examines the use of the remedial purpose canon of statutory construction in connection with the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA), otherwise known as the Superfund Act. The article also assesses scholarly criticisms of the remedial purpose canon.
Copyright © 1996, Harvard Environmental Law Review
Harvard Law School
Place of Publication
Watson, Blake, "Liberal Construction of CERCLA under the Remedial Purpose Canon: Have the Lower Courts Taken a Good Thing Too Far?" (1996). School of Law Faculty Publications. 77.
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