PUBLIC MEETING - OIL & GAS ISSUES
Napoli Bern Ripka & Associates, LLP together with Colorado counsel invite the public to a community informational meeting addressing Natural Gas Drilling Concerns and Legal Options
DATE: February 22, 2011
TIME: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
LOCATION: Glenwood Springs Community Center
Napoli Bern Ripka & Associates, LLP, a New York City based law firm (www.nbrlawfirm.com), and Aspen based Thomas|Genshaft LLP (www.thomasgenshaft.com), are hosting an informational meeting for residents located in Western Colorado on potential adverse effects of unconventional natural gas drilling in their community.
Napoli Bern Ripka has been investigating reports from residents in many states, including Colorado, Wyoming, Oklahoma, New York and Pennsylvania, about air and water pollution, property damage, diminution in property values, and the industrialization of their communities. Napoli Bern Ripka represents families and individuals throughout the country who are suffering from the effects of natural gas drilling and fracking, including many residents in Dimock, Pa, whose plight was highlighted in the academy award nominated film “Gasland”.
About Napoli Bern Ripka & Associates, LLP
Napoli Bern Ripka & Associates, LLP is a nationally recognized law firm whose main focus is plaintiff's mass tort litigation, concentrating in areas such as toxic torts, environmental litigation, pharmaceutical litigation, securities arbitration, wrongful death, product liability, labor law, and defective prescription drugs. Napoli Bern Ripka’s experienced environmental attorneys have represented clients throughout the country harmed by a multitude of environmental pollutants and toxins such as petroleum spills, dioxin, PERC, asbestos, and the gasoline additive MTBE in public water supply wells.
Napoli Bern Ripka also represents over 10,000 ground zero workers in In re: Word Trade Center Disaster Site Litigation, including firemen, police personnel and other rescue personnel who were injured as a result of exposure to the toxic dust at the site. The case recently settled for over $700 million.
For further information, contact:
Marc Jay Bern
Napoli Bern Ripka & Associates, LLP
350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 7413
New York, New York 10118