Tag Archives: Contamination

Environmental – RCRA – Contamination – Civil Practice – Standing – Statute of Limitations — Remedies – Tort/Negligence – Nuisance (access required)

Easler v. Hoechst Celanese Corp. (Lawyers Weekly No. 002-149-14, 17 pp.) (Timothy Cain, J.) 7:14-cv-00048; D.S.C. Holding: Even though plaintiff’s property itself has not yet tested positive for contamination, the complaint shows that plaintiff has standing to sue under the ...

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Tort/Negligence – Proximate Cause – Real Property – Environmental – Contamination – Discovery (access required)

Bill Hall Co. v. Shaw Environmental & Infrastructure, Inc. (Lawyers Weekly No. 002-045-10, 12 pp.) (Margaret B. Seymour, J.) D.S.C. Holding: The plaintiff-landowner’s injury was caused, not by defendant’s discovery of jet fuel contamination on plaintiff’s land, but by the ...

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