Legacy Oil Pollution Claims Dismissed Without Prejudice In Louisiana Federal Court
Mealey's (June 16, 2015, 2:08 PM EDT) -- NEW ORLEANS — Defense motions to dismiss were granted in part on April 22, 2014, with leave to amend in a well field legacy contamination lawsuit pursued by landowners in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana (Catherine P. Alford, et al. v. Chevron USA Inc., et al., No. 13-5457 [consolidated], E.D. La.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 55724).
(Order available. Document #15-140506-037R.)
Plaintiffs led by Catherine Alford filed suit in the 25th Judicial District Court in Plaquemines Parish, La., (No. 60-4883) to recover...