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Greyhound Lines, Inc. v. Viad Corp.

ELR Case

A district court, in an underlying suit concerning indemnificaton for environmental cleanup, held that a corporation's counterclaims against a bus company for fraud and negligent misrepresentation are barred by Arizona's economic loss...

Bell v. Cheswick Generating Station

ELR Case

The Third Circuit held that the CAA does not preempt state law tort claims brought by private property owners against a source of pollution located within the state. The case arose after a group of 1,500 residents who live within one...

Lancaster v. Northern States Power Co.

ELR Case

A district court dismissed property owners' CERCLA, tort, and state-law claims against a power company for alleged PCB contamination. A former employee of the company lived at the property before it was sold to the current owners. While...

Ginardi v. Frontier Gas Services LLC

ELR Case

A district court denied an energy company's motion to dismiss residents' tort law claims against it for damages stemming from its operation of natural gas compression stations. The residents alleged that the compressor stations cause...

Chandler v. Chevron USA, Inc.

ELR Case

A district court dismissed a fraud claim brought by a car wash operator against the seller of the property...

Abnet v. Coca-Cola Co.

ELR Case

A district court granted in part a bottling company's motion to dismiss individuals' tort and state law claims against it for...

Eastman v. Coffeyville Resources Refining & Marketing, LLC

ELR Case

A district court dismissed landowners' OPA claim against a company for damages stemming from an oil spill in the Verdigris River in Kansas, but denied the company's motion to dismiss the landowners' nuisance claim. The landowners...