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...