Dow-DuPont Could Be on Hook for Teflon Liabilities, Groups Say Jack Kaskey // Tiffany Kary July 15, 2016 — 4:38 PM EDT Damages may reach $1.9 billion for claims on chemical PFOA Letter follows Chemours statement on its ‘legal defenses’ DuPont Co. and Dow Chemical Co. must tell shareholders before next week’s merger vote that they may face… Read More

What Is The Action Network Fund And Why Are They Sending Letters To DuPont? 07/15/16 02:14 PM EDT E I Du Pont De Nemours and Co (NYSE: DD) has filed a form 8-K with the SEC disclosing that the company received a letter from the Action Network Fund (ANF) that discusses litigation regarding PFOA. PFOA… Read More

DuPont Will Be Back in Court Sooner Than Most Chemours Investors Know JUL 15, 2016 @ 01:02 PM Max Frumes CONTRIBUTOR POST WRITTEN BY Chelsea Frankel Last week a major new jury verdict in the C-8 multi-district litigation against DuPont was issued. Ultimately, Chemours securities are up after the week’s events but dropped initially on… Read More

Jury Cites DuPont For Malice In Teflon Chemical Trial, Awards $5M To Cancer Victim By Bill Walker, Vice President and Managing Editor THURSDAY, JULY 7, 2016 On Wednesday, a federal jury ordered DuPont to pay more than $5 million to an Ohio man who alleged he contracted testicular cancer from drinking water contaminated with a… Read More

Chemours (CC) Stock Tumbled as DuPont Lost Third Teflon Toxin Case DuPont (DD) lost its third Teflon toxin case, which sent its spin-off company, Chemours (CC) stock crashing. Krishna Thakker Jul 6, 2016 5:03 PM EDT NEW YORK (TheStreet) — DuPont  (DD) lost a third case involving its Teflon C-8 toxin, but its spin-off company Chemours (CC) agreed… Read More

Keep Your Promises DuPont, which represents people living near DuPont’s West Virginia plant who were exposed to PFOA, saw the spinoff as a deliberate dodge. “It looked to us like another way for DuPont to avoid paying the people of the mid-Ohio valley what they were owed,” said Dugas. “All of a sudden these massive liabilities are being transferred to a poorly capitalized company.”… Read More

Fears About Water Supply Grip Village That Made Teflon Products By JESSE McKINLEY FEB. 28, 2016     HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. — One resident called 911 asking whether the village’s water would burn his skin off. Families have lined up to have their blood drawn and their wells tested. Banks stopped giving out mortgages, and… Read More