New York State Electric & Gas Co. v. FirstEnergy Corp.

ELR Citation: 44 ELR 20210
No(s). 11-4143 et al (2d Cir. Sep 11, 2014)

The Second Circuit affirmed in part and remanded in part a lower court decision holding the corporate successor to a utility's former parent company liable for a portion of costs incurred cleaning up coal tar contamination at manufactured gas plant sites in upstate New York. The lower court held the...