Chevron Cuts Down Much Of Gas Station Cleanup Suit

Law360, New York (March 12, 2012, 8:22 PM EDT) -- Chevron USA Inc. won the dismissal of several claims Monday in a California real estate owner's suit seeking compensation from the company for the cleanup of petroleum- and chlorine-based pollution that allegedly leaked into groundwater and soil from a service station.

U.S. District Judge Phyllis J. Hamilton tossed plaintiff Gregory Village Partners LP's equitable indemnity and trespass claims against Chevron without leave to amend, though she sustained a Resource Conservation and Recovery Act claim. Chevron had targeted the three claims in a dismissal motion. The oil...
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Case Information

Case Title

Gregory Village Partners, L.P. v. Chevron U.S.A., Inc. et al

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters


Phyllis J. Hamilton

Date Filed

April 1, 2011

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