• Ohio Court: CERCLA Preempts State Law Claims for Same Damages
  • June 19, 2008 | Authors: Gabrielle Sigel; Michael Robert Strong
  • Law Firm: Jenner & Block LLP - Chicago Office
  • On April 14, 2008, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio held that CERCLA ยง 114(b) prevents a party making a CERCLA cost recovery claim from also making state law claims of public nuisance to recover the costs of remediating the same alleged contamination.