US Gets Partial Win In Ohio Superfund Suit

Law360, New York (February 16, 2011, 1:47 PM EST) -- A federal judge has issued a mixed ruling on the U.S. government's summary judgment bid against a businessman's estate over pollution at an Ohio Superfund site, finding that he can be held liable under one standard and leaving other issues open.

In a decision Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, Judge Walter Herbert Rice found that Saul Senser can be held directly liable as an arranger of hazardous materials sent to the United Scrap Lead Co. Inc. site in Troy,...
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