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New Jersey Jumps On Board: EPA PRP Letters are a “Suit” Under a CGL Policy

Good news for policyholders in New Jersey. A New Jersey Superior Court judge has joined the majority of states in finding that Environmental Protection Agency “potentially responsible party” letters constitute a suit under a commercial general liability policy. This is a big win for policyholders, because it entitles them to a defense from their insurer beginning with the issuance of a PRP letter in the often enormously expensive to defend CERCLA cases.

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Sep 01, 2016
Philip M Brown-Wilusz

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