Union Pacific Looks To Share Liability In CERCLA Suit

Law360, New York (February 5, 2010, 6:28 PM EST) -- Union Pacific Railroad Co. has accused 49 additional parties of partial liability for more than $31 million in cleanup costs at a Superfund site in Oklahoma City, tacking them onto its third-party complaint in an environmental suit originally brought by federal and state agencies.

The railroad company lodged its sixth amended third-party complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma on Thursday, identifying in total 56 third-party defendants — including Double Eagle Refining Co., U.S. Foodservice Inc., CMI Terex Corp., Tulsa Public...
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