New Hampshire Supreme Court Affirms $236M Verdict Against Exxon Mobil Over MTBE

(October 6, 2015, 10:31 AM EDT) -- CONCORD, N.H. — A three-judge panel of the New Hampshire Supreme Court on Oct. 2 affirmed a jury’s decision finding that Exxon Mobil Corp. should pay $236 million to clean up contamination caused by the gasoline additive methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE), but overturned the trial court judge’s decision to place $195 million of the award in a trust (State of New Hampshire v. Exxon Mobil Corporation, et al., Nos. 2013-0591, 2013-0668, N.H. Sup.; 2015 N.H. LEXIS 108).

(Opinion available. Document #08-151009-030Z.)

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