NL Industries, Inc. State of New Jersey

NL Industries, Inc. State of New Jersey By: Joanne Vos, Esq. and Nathan Orr In a case of first impression, a March 2017 New Jersey Supreme Court opinion held that the State cannot be held liable in a suit for contribution under the New Jersey Spill Compensation &...

New Jersey Spill Compensation & Control Act

A recent State of New Jersey Supreme Court opinion held that the State cannot be held liable in a suit for contribution under the New Jersey Spill Compensation & Control Act for actions that it took prior to the 1977 passage of the Act. In 1968, after obtaining a...

Update on Environmental Case Law

On June 23, Joanne Vos will present an “Update on Environmental Case Law” at the New Jersey Defense Association’s 51st Convention, which is being held in Hershey, PA. Joanne is a Past President of NJDA and remains active in the organization as Chair...