Environmental Law Practice Cited in Law360

Environmental Law Practice Cited in Law360
Mar 13, 2014

Riker Danzig’s representation of multinational metals and mining company Rio Tinto Minerals was mentioned in Law360’s coverage of NL Industries v. Old Bridge Township, et al. on March 4th.

Jeffrey B. Wagenbach and Alexa Richman- La Londe represent Rio Tinto Minerals in the Superfund suit.  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and several companies, including Rio Tinto Minerals, urged a New Jersey federal court on Monday to dismiss the suit brought by NL Industries over $79 million in Superfund cleanup costs.  Rio Tinto Minerals, along with several other companies, were named in NL Industries’ complaint, alleging improper disposal of waste materials from a lead smelting facility operated by NL Industries.