Century To Pay $5.5M To Cover Electric Co.'s Cleanup Row

Law360, New York (February 19, 2014, 5:46 PM EST) -- A New York federal judge Tuesday ordered Century Indemnity Co. to pay $5.5 million to Narragansett Electric Co. for defense costs stemming from litigation over the cleanup of gas byproduct released during excavation at a Massachusetts landfill, finding that the suit had been filed on time.

U.S. District Judge Lorna G. Schofield said Century is obligated to pay all defense costs and damages incurred by Narragansett in defending a Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act action over cleanup costs at the Mendon Road hazardous waste...
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