Some Claims Tossed In Cleanup Suit Against BP

Law360, New York (May 13, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- BP Products North America Inc. will not have to pay for the cleanup of a parcel of land allegedly contaminated by a gas station it used to operate on the property because the contamination was discovered more than a decade ago, although it's not off the hook for another gas station on that property, a district judge has ruled.

District Judge Christopher Boyko of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio on Monday dismissed claims of trespass, negligence and nuisance against BP related...
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