Logging Co. Escapes Fraud Claims In Cleanup Suit

Law360, New York (July 7, 2011, 8:19 PM EDT) -- A Mississippi federal jury on Tuesday cleared Delta Logging & Co. Inc. and its owner of fraud and nuisance claims in a suit seeking contribution for the cleanup of improperly disposed spent abrasive material at a Hydromex Inc. facility in Yazoo City, Miss.

The jury found against plaintiff U.S. Technology Corp. on its claims of nuisance per se and fraud against Pat Ramsay and nuisance per se against Delta Logging, which owned the facility where U.S. Technology allegedly spent nearly $13 million to clean up spent...
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