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US Supreme Court Schedules Oral Argument Regarding Clean Water Act Liability For Indirect Groundwater Discharges
Earlier this month, the US Supreme Court scheduled oral argument for November 6th in its review of the Ninth Circuit's decision in County of Maui v. Hawai‘i Wildlife Fund, et al.
United States
19 Aug 2019
DC Circuit Upholds US EPA Decision Not To Issue New Financial Assurance Requirements For The Hardrock Mining Industry
On July 19, 2019, the D.C. Circuit issued its decision in Idaho Conservation League v. Wheeler, upholding US EPA's decision not
United States
30 Jul 2019
Is A Recycling Bin With Wheels A Vehicle For Insurance Purposes?
So what happens when you run over a gas line with a wheeled electronic recycling bin in a residential building and rupture the gas line?
United States
25 Jul 2019
Ohio Appeals Dismissal of the State's Complaint Against Rover Pipeline LLC Due to Ohio EPA's Failure to Timely Respond to Request for CWA Section 401 Certification
On March 12, 2019, Judge Kristin G. Farmer for the Stark County Court of Common Pleas dismissed the State of Ohio's Third Amended Complaint against Rover Pipeline.
United States
24 Jul 2019
President Trump Signs Drought Contingency Plan For Colorado River
Months ago, in the face of "unacceptably high" risk to the Colorado River's complex system of reservoirs, US Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner
United States
28 May 2019
Local Control In The US Gaining Steam … Again?
On Tuesday, April 16, 2019, Colorado Governor Jared Polis signed Senate Bill 19-181 (SB19-181) into law.
United States
22 May 2019
US District Court Blocks Trump Administration Effort To Revoke Obama-Era Mineral Leasing Withdrawals
On March 29, 2019, the US District Court for the District of Alaska blocked the Trump Administration's efforts to revoke the Obama Administration's prior withdrawal of portions of the Arctic and Atlantic Oceans...
United States
16 May 2019
UK Supreme Court Considering Parent Company Liability For Environmental Harm Caused By Overseas Subsidiaries
In Vedanta Resource PLC and another v Lungowe and others the UK Supreme Court has held that a claim for negligence and breach of statutory duty against a mining company.
15 May 2019
Keystone XL Pipeline Litigation Takes A Turn On Heels Of President Trump's New Presidential Permit
The Keystone XL Pipeline is back in the spotlight. In the first quarter of 2019, the U.S. District Court for the District of Montana and the U.S. Court of Appeals
United States
10 May 2019
After Shutdown, US EPA Announces New Hearing Date For The New WOTUS Rule
As a result of the recent lapse in appropriations, the US EPA and US Department of the Army (Army) delayed a planned January 23, 2019 hearing regarding the proposed new "Waters of the United States" (WOTUS) definition.
United States
14 Feb 2019
US EPA Issues Proposal To Freeze Tailpipe Emission Standards
Petitioners argued in response that the Agency was attempting to skirt judicial review and simply "wipe the administrative slate clean."
United States
3 Jan 2019
Two Federal Courts Issue Decisions Against EPA "Suspension" Rule, Reviving and Protecting Obama-era Waters Rule
In the past two weeks, U.S. District Courts in South Carolina and Washington issued decisions that dealt additional blows to the Trump Administration's efforts to unravel the 2015 Obama-era "waters of the United States" rule.
United States
14 Dec 2018
New Emissions, Energy Consumption And Energy Efficiency Reporting For 2019
The government has published the Companies (Directors' Report) and Limited Liability Partnerships (Energy and Carbon Report) Regulations 2018.
15 Nov 2018
Colorado Proposition 112: If Colorado Bans New Oil and Gas Development, What Next?
The State of Colorado is a leader in regulating oil and gas development. But a ballot initiative proposes a more dramatic regulatory step: restricting oil and gas development all together.
United States
12 Nov 2018
Ninth Circuit Orders Ban On Chlorpyrifos
In a 2-1 opinion this August, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals instructed US EPA to revoke all tolerances and cancel all registrations for chlorpyrifos
United States
31 Oct 2018
Warning: One Month Left Before New California Prop 65 Regulations Become Operative On August 30, 2018
We are now in the final month before the newly-amended Clear and Reasonable Warning regulations in California's Proposition 65 (Prop 65) ...
European Union
30 Oct 2018
California Water Board Sues Federal Agency For Pollutants Entering The U.S. Via The Tijuana River
The San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board (Water Board) filed a complaint on September 4, 2018 against the United States Section of the International Boundary Water Commission (IBWC) ...
United States
30 Oct 2018
California Turning Away From Traditional Imported Water Sources And Toward More Resilient Localized Water Supplies
In 2014 California enacted the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act, which provides the framework for local water management agencies to develop and implement groundwater sustainability plans in order to sustainably manage the state's groundwater within 20 years.
United States
29 Oct 2018
Proposed Affordable Clean Energy Rule: Navigating US EPA's Clean Power Plan Replacement
On August 31, 2018, the US Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) published its proposed rule providing a replacement to the Clean Power Plan (CPP).
United States
29 Oct 2018
EU Conflict Minerals Regime
You're no doubt working hard to complete your due diligence analysis and finalize your Form SD (and Conflict Minerals Report) as required by the US Conflict Minerals Rule.
European Union
29 Oct 2018
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