PG&E Reorganization

A federal court in California dismissed two appeals challenging a bankruptcy court’s order confirming PG&E’s reorganization plan, finding any ruling in favor of the appeals would “result in chaos” that would harm thousands of fire victims who have relied on the plan, which included a $13.5 billion cash and stock settlement for a trust to benefit them.

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LA County Residents Demand Feds Reject Exide Bankruptcy Plan

The operators of the now-shuttered Exide Technologies battery recycling plant in Los Angeles County have proposed a plan to abandon the site through bankruptcy and avoid cleaning it and the surrounding, predominantly Latino neighborhoods, where residents have reported lead poisoning and other health issues for decades.

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