Exxon Wants In On $367M Superfund Cleanup Case

Law360, Los Angeles (March 29, 2013, 10:15 PM EDT) -- Exxon Mobil Corp. filed a motion to intervene in the federal government’s $367 million Superfund cleanup suit against Cornell-Dubilier Electronics Inc. in New Jersey federal court on Friday, saying a proposed consent decree doesn't meet legal standards and its relationship to insurers that may face claims gives it standing.

Exxon’s motion to intervene comes months after Cornell agreed to pay the money under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act to clean up contaminated groundwater at a Middlesex, N.J., Superfund site in August, resolving claims...
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