• Environmental Organizations Granted Right to Appeal NJDEP’s $225 Million NRD Settlement with Exxon Mobil, but Settlement Is Upheld
  • February 23, 2018 | Author: Daniel Flynn
  • Law Firm: Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis LLP - Woodbridge Office
  • The New Jersey Appellate Division recently affirmed a trial court’s approval, under New Jersey’s Spill Compensation and Control Act (Spill Act), of a high profile $225 million settlement between the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and Exxon Mobil Corporation (Exxon) for natural resource damages (NRD) allegedly caused by Exxon’s operation of refinery facilities in Linden and Bayonne, New Jersey.