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National Indem. Co. v. U.S. Pollution Control, Inc.

Citation: 19 ELR 21449
No. No. CIV-88-656-W, 717 F. Supp. 765/(W.D. Okla., 05/01/1989)

The court holds that response costs under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) are covered under insurance policies as "damages" resulting from "property damage." The court first holds that CERCLA response costs are "damages." The term should be given its plain meaning, and the insurance policy's def...

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