• The Wait is Over: A Party Can Now File a Contribution Claim Prior to the Completion of a Cleanup
  • August 27, 2014 | Authors: Deborah A. Kelly; Heidi S. Minuskin; Michelle D. Murphy
  • Law Firm: Coughlin Duffy LLP - Morristown Office
  • One of the most valuable tools in a responsible party’s arsenal, a contribution claim, can now be used to take immediate action against other potentially responsible parties for damages at contaminated sites in New Jersey. This important tool ensures that parties do not pay more than their fair share of cleanup costs, especially when only responsible for a small portion of a site’s overall contamination.