The Remediation Wire

Legal News Regarding The Environment

Supreme Court Opens Door for Spill Act Claims

On January 26, 2015, in Morristown Associates v. Grant Oil Co., (A-38-13) (073248), the New Jersey Supreme Court confirmed that the general six-year statute of limitations contained in N.J.S.A. 2A:14-1 does not apply to private claims for contribution made pursuant to the New Jersey Spill Compensation and Control Act, N.J.S.A. 58:10-23.11f(a)(2)(a).  Consequently, individuals or entities […]

Closing Deals, Environmental Hurdles with Industrial Establishments

The Industrial Site Recover Act (ISRA) is not monumentally affected by the LSRP Program.  However, the means utilized to work the ISRA maze and close transactions have been altered and the rules of engagement for remediation have changed for sure.  When confronted with a site qualifying as an “industrial establishment” in NJ, under the new […]