New Jersey DEP v. Exxon Mobil Corp.

ELR Citation: 48 ELR 20020
No(s). A-0668-15T1 (N.J. Super. Ct. App. Feb 12, 2018)

The New Jersey Superior Court upheld an oil company's $225 million Spill Act settlement in connection with contamination at two oil refineries in Bayonne and Linden, New Jersey. The natural resources damages were estimated at $8.9 billion. In a settlement agreement, the New Jersey Department of Envi...