Publications

Despite Sophisticated Acquisition Contract, Allocation of CERCLA Liability Unclear
The Latest on HFCs: DC Circuit Strikes Another SNAP Rule and Other Recent Developments
Too Much to “Bare”: US Supreme Court Rejects Bare Metal Defense Under Federal Maritime Law
U.S. Supreme Court Denies Certiorari on Class Certification Issue
Sixth Circuit Halts Qualified Immunity Claims for Bodily Integrity of Flint Residents
Supreme Court to Decide Whether “Indirect” Discharges Require NPDES Permits
EPA Releases PFAS Action Plan
Texas Supreme Court Holds Energy Company Can Recover Substantial Defense Costs Under Insurance Policy Covering Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
Pair of Clean Water Act Decisions Creates Circuit Split over Discharges to Groundwater
Petitions Seek Supreme Court Review of Fourth and Ninth Circuit Decisions That Could Expand the CWA’s NPDES Program
DOT and EPA Release Proposal to Roll Back Obama-era Emissions Standards for Automobiles
Regional Reports: Region 10
With This Tie, There Is a Winner: 4-4 SCOTUS Ruling Results in Victory for Native Americans and a Clear Mandate for Washington to Correct Culverts
Legal Whipsaw in Washington Sawmill Case: State Supreme Court Decision Fundamentally Changes the Scope of Liability Under the Model Toxics Control Act
Montana Supreme Court Undercuts CERCLA, Permits Property Owners to Pursue Restoration Damages Claim
Fourth Circuit Holds Maryland Ban on Pharmaceutical “Price Gouging” Unconstitutionally Regulates Out-of-State Business Activity, Reinvigorating Extraterritoriality Doctrine of Dormant Commerce Clause
New York High Court Rules on “Unavailability Exception” to Pro Rata Allocation in Long-Tail Environmental Coverage Case
SCOTX: Missed 30-Day Service Deadline Does Not Mandate Dismissal of Challenge to TCEQ Action
Supreme Court Poised to Overrule Requirement that Takings Claims be Filed In State Court
West Coast 'Super Tort' PCB Suits Have Staying Power
Industry Wins First Round in California Climate Change Litigation
Discharges and Hydrologic Connection to Groundwater: EPA Seeking Comment as Courts Weigh In
Ninth Circuit Holds That Indirect Discharges Require NPDES Permits
DOJ Clarifies Limits on Third Party Payments in Environmental Settlements
Unanimous Supreme Court: WOTUS Rule Challenges Belong in Federal District Courts