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8th Circ. Fights 'Fear Of Contamination' Nuisance Claims

9 November 2015
In a bylined article, Litigation & Dispute Resolution partners Mark Ter Molen (Chicago), Evan Tager (Washington DC), and associate Sarah Reynolds (Chicago) discuss the Eighth Circuit reversing a Missouri district court’s order certifying a class of property owners who sought to recover under a nuisance theory for their fears that nearby contamination might spread onto their property.

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    Mark R. Ter Molen
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    Evan M. Tager
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    Sarah E. Reynolds
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