Mealey's Toxic Tort/Environmental - Judge: Breach Of Contract Allegations In Sediment Remediation Case 'Sufficient'

SALT LAKE CITY - A federal judge in the U.S. District Court for the District of Utah on June 30 denied a motion to dismiss a lawsuit alleging liability for breach of contract in a remediation action involving hydrocarbon-impacted sediments on grounds that the plaintiffs have sufficiently stated their claim (Salt Lake City Corporation, et al. v. BP Products North America Inc., et al., No. 11-1174, D. Utah; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 89691).

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