Jump to Navigation
Jump to Content

Commander Oil Corp. v. Barlo Equip. Corp.

Citation: 30 ELR 20679
No. Nos. 98-7975(L), -9075(xap), 215 F.3d 321/50 ERC 1792/(2d Cir., 06/12/2000)

The court reverses a district court decision holding a lessee that subleased property liable as an owner under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA). The court first holds that owner liability should not automatically apply to lessees/sublessors....

You must be an ELR subscriber to view the full case summary.