CBS, ExxonMobil Sued Over Ill. Superfund Site

Law360, New York (October 15, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A tiny village in central Illinois that is suing CBS Operations Inc. and Exxon Mobil Corp. over a Superfund site contaminated from decades of zinc smelting will continue the battle in federal court after the cases were moved to a new venue Friday.

Both lawsuits that the Village of DePue filed over the New Jersey Zinc/Mobil Chemical site have been removed to the U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois, where they are being consolidated, Village Attorney Melissa Sims said on Wednesday.

The suits...
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