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In re In re Hokkaido Fisheries Co.

Citation: 11 ELR 20657
No. Nos. 80-137, -199, 506 F. Supp. 631/16 ERC 1774/(D. Alaska, 02/04/1981)

The court rules that under the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA) the United States may seek recovery of oil spill cleanup costs outside of a shipowner's action for exoneration from or limitation of liability under the Limited Liability Act....

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