Chubb Custom Insurance Co. v. Space Systems/Loral, Inc.

ELR Citation: 41 ELR 20161
No(s). 5:09-cv-04485 (N.D. Cal. Apr 20, 2011)

A district court dismissed an insurance company's CERCLA §§107 and 112 claim for response costs incurred by one of its policy holders seeking to redevelop the site of a former aerospace manufacturing facility. Because insurance payments made pursuant to a contractual obligation are not "respo...