Claims Trimmed In $30M Cleanup Suit V. Halliburton

Law360, New York (October 13, 2009, 3:06 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has dismissed some claims against QSA Global Inc. and NL Industries Inc. in a suit the U.S. government and the state of Texas filed against them and Halliburton Energy Services Inc. over $30 million in cleanup costs related to three Texas sites contaminated with radioactive waste.

Judge Nancy F. Atlas of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas ruled Friday that the federal government's claims against QSA, which makes radiation sources, were time-barred, but allowed a state law claim brought...
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