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ExxonMobil not responsible for paying for cleanup of two contaminated sites, Texas Supreme Court rules

Jessica Beebe Mar. 27, 2017, 12:43pm

AUSTIN, Texas (Legal Newsline) – The Texas Supreme Court ruled Feb. 24 that ExxonMobil does not have to pay to clean up soil contamination at two inactive oil drilling sites at the Lazy R Ranch in west Texas. The court did ask a trial court to revisit the case for two oil sites still in operation at the same property.

N.J. SC vacates arbitrator's decision in case of teacher accused of sending/receiving nude photos

Jessica Beebe Mar. 10, 2017, 11:40am

TRENTON, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – The New Jersey Supreme Court recently reversed an appellate court's judgment, finding an arbitrator unfairly changed an "unbecoming conduct" claim against a teacher to a claim of sexual harassment.