Exxon Valdez oil spill damages ruling [9th Circuit]
Exxon Valdez oil spill damages ruling [9th Circuit]

In re: The Exxon Valdez, US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, June 15, 2009 [holding that Exxon Mobil owes interest on the more than $500 million in punitive damages awarded against it following the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill]. Read the full text of the opinion [PDF]. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here.