Sears Sues Over Cleanup Of Alaska Gas Leak Site

Law360, New York (October 1, 2010, 3:44 PM EDT) -- Sears Roebuck & Co. has sued two convenience store companies that have allegedly failed to remediate a petroleum spill at a property in Anchorage, Alaska, that has supposedly contaminated one of the retailer's facilities.

Sears accused Williams Express Inc. and Holiday Alaska Inc. of violating the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act in a complaint filed Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Alaska by M. Scott Broadwell and Joseph L. Reece of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP.

Sears said in the suit that the...
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Case Information

Case Title

Sears, Roebuck & Co. v. Williams Express, Inc. et al

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Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters


Timothy M. Burgess

Date Filed

September 30, 2010

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