2nd Circ. Revives Power Co.'s Hudson Cleanup Suit

Law360, New York (March 1, 2010, 6:34 PM EST) -- A federal appeals court has ruled that issues over liability remain between Niagara Mohawk Power Corp. and defendants including Chevron USA Inc. in a cleanup dispute over a polluted site along the Hudson River, partially overturning a lower court's summary judgment ruling.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit's ruling on Wednesday allows the upstate New York utility company to seek contribution costs from the oil giant, as well as from United States Steel Corp. and machine maker Portec Inc., in connection with a...
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