If the client is the responsible party
and such representation is not provided for an examination, and the CPA has sufficient doubt about the client's competence or integrity, this scope limitation prevents the CPA from providing a clean opinion.
Form 8822-B must be filed within 60 days of a change in the identity of the responsible party
or the party's identifying information.
17) Under OPA 90, payment of damages is divided between the responsible party
and the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund (OSLTF).
and severally liable responsible party
to seek contribution from other
This means that a responsible party
would have the burden of proving that the assessment is wrong, rather than the Trustees having to show that the assessment is right.
A responsible party
is not required to report if the adulteration originated with the responsible party
; and the responsible party
detected the adulteration prior to any transfer to another person of such article of food; and the responsible party
corrected such adulteration; or destroyed or caused the destruction of such article of food.
In cases where a motion is appropriate but unsuccessful due to factual disputes concerning whether the plaintiff is an innocent potentially responsible party
or not, defense counsel should consider asking the court to phase the trial proceedings and, if early enough, to phase discovery as well, so that the court may first decide this issue alone.
In many states if the responsible party
cannot fund the remediation, the current property owner becomes financially responsible for remediating the existing contamination even though a No Further Action letter was issued prior to the property's purchase.
In another Superfund case, stakeholders felt considerable skepticism about plans by the responsible party
to use incineration technology during remediation.
The minute you say "potentially responsible party
," the lawyers are going to be in it.
And if a processor is named as a responsible party
, how will the firm prove it is not guilty?
That is, any one responsible party
can he held liable for the entire cleanup, without regard to fault or negligence, and that party is left to its own devices to collect a fair share from other responsible parties.
Under direct oversight, the responsible party
must develop a public participation plan.
They note that at one site that the Inspector General analyzed, the billing was complicated by the bankruptcy liquidation of a potential responsible party