NJ Water Commission Can't Revive Suit Over Plant Failure

Law360, New York (October 7, 2013, 10:29 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey appellate panel on Monday declined to revive a contract suit filed by the Passaic Valley Water Commission against the contractor responsible for allegedly shoddy renovations to a water treatment plant, ruling the commission couldn’t circumvent a statute of limitations barring the action.

A two-judge panel on the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division shot down the Passaic Valley Water Commission’s appeal bid, affirming a trial judge’s ruling that it could not pursue Prismatic Development Corp., its subcontractor ITT Water & Wastewater, Leopold...
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