$8M Enviro Negligence Suit Against Law Firm Revived

Law360, New York (March 23, 2010, 3:44 PM EDT) -- A New York state appellate court has reversed the dismissal of International Electron Devices (USA) LLC's lawsuit against Menter Rudin & Trivelpiece PC that alleges the firm failed to conduct an environmental probe of property and ultimately cost the cathode ray tube component maker $8 million in remediation costs.

The Appellate Division of the State of New York Supreme Court on Friday reversed a Onondaga County trial court's grant of summary judgment for the Syracuse, N.Y.-based law firm.

According to the ruling, the U.S. subsidiary of...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.