Leo v. Kerr-McGee Chem. Corp.

ELR Citation: ELR 20384
No(s). 93-5730 (3d Cir. Sep 19, 1994)

The court holds that under New Jersey law, a successor corporation is not liable for toxic torts arising from contamination created by the predecessor's operations at a facility that the successor did not acquire. Two sisters brought an action to recover for their parents' deaths from cancer, injuri...