$236 Million Verdict for the State of New Hampshire in a Case Against ExxonmobilApril 09, 2013
The Pawa Law Group is pleased to announce that it has obtained a $236 million verdict for the State of New Hampshire in a case against ExxonMobil. PLG filed the lawsuit in 2003 on behalf of the State against oil companies that added the chemical MTBE to their gasoline. After the Pawa Law Group and its co-counsel obtained over $100 million in settlements, trial commenced against ExxonMobil in January, 2013. The jury deliberated for a mere 90 minutes today and came back with a verdict awarding the State all of the damages it had sought against ExxonMobil and rejecting all of ExxonMobil's defenses and attempts to shift blame to others.