Wilder Corp. of Delaware v. Thompson Drainage & Levee District

ELR Citation: 41 ELR 20310
No(s). 11-1185 (7th Cir. Sep 27, 2011)

The Seventh Circuit held that a landowner who sold a large parcel of floodplain property to a conservation group may not ask a local drainage district to indemnify him for damages he incurred in an underlying breach of warranty suit stemming from petroleum contamination on the property. The landowne...