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Steuart Transp. Co. v. Allied Towing Corp.

Citation: 9 ELR 20237
No. Nos. 77-2426, -2427, 596 F.2d 609/12 ERC 2035/(4th Cir., 04/10/1979) Aff'd

The court affirms the district court's opinion, 7 ELR 20658, in a suit in which the owner of a barge seeks to limits its liability for cleanup costs arising from an oil spill from the barge. The court first upholds the trial court's finding that the barge owner is solely at fault for the accident....

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