Veolia's Unjust Enrichment Claims Tossed In Spill Suit

Law360, New York (December 4, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- A court on Friday threw out unjust enrichment claims brought against several companies by waste management company Veolia Es Special Services Inc. in a case over liability for a toxic rail car spill.

The dispute is over liability for a spill of coal tar light oil from a rail car during unloading in 2004.

The car was bound for Marathon Petroleum Co., but was unloaded at a facility owned by another company, Techsol Chemical Co. Workers at the Techsol facility opened an outer valve on the...
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