NYC Hotelier Wants Enviros Back In Deutsche Bank Fire Suit

Law360, New York (April 11, 2012, 5:47 PM EDT) -- The owner of a hotel near downtown Manhattan's World Trade Center site told a New York state appeals court Wednesday that two environmental consulting firms didn't do enough to stop a 2007 fire at the nearby Deutsche Bank building that damaged the hotel.

The 2007 fire occurred at an office building at 130 Liberty Street, known as the Deutsche Bank building. In the wake of damage it suffered in the 9/11 attacks, the building was being abated and deconstructed. But Cedar & Washington Associates LLC, which...
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