Exxon Fights $92M Alaska Oil Spill Claim

Law360, New York (March 3, 2011, 3:45 PM EST) -- Exxon Mobil Corp. on Friday will try to fend off an activist's demand that it pay an additional $92.2 million for alleged natural resources damage caused by the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill.

A 10 a.m. hearing is set before Judge H. Russel Holland of the U.S. District Court for the District of Alaska on Richard Steiner's Dec. 7 motion for leave to file an amicus curiae brief, which would seek an order forcing Exxon to pay that amount under the terms of a reopener for...
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