joint and several liability

By Andrew H. Perellis and Ilana R. Morady

Suppose you enter into a Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) Administrative Order to perform remediation where your release of liability is conditioned on successful performance of the remedy to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s satisfaction. You want to recover some of your response costs so you sue other potentially
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