Searching Content indexed under Waste Management by Reed Smith ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
Pennsylvania Federal Court Strikes Down Ordinance Banning Disposal of Wastewater as Unconstitutional
In Pennsylvania General Energy Co. L.L.C. v. Grant Township, Magistrate Judge Susan P. Baxter of the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, in an unpublished opinion, held that several provisions of an ordinance enacted by Grant Township establishing a "Community Bill of Rights" were invalid or preempted by state law.
United States
24 Oct 2015
Texas Joins Majority Of States Holding That EPA's CERCLA Proceedings Constitute A 'Suit' Under Standard-Form CGL Policies
In response to a certified question from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, the Supreme Court of Texas ruled that proceedings conducted by the Environmental Protection Agency under the Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act of 1980 (CERCLA) constitute a "suit" within the meaning of the standard-form CGL policies at issue, thus triggering the insurers' duty to defend.
United States
7 Jul 2015
Is Wastewater Migration From Disposal Wells A Trespass Under Texas Law? The Texas Supreme Court Declines to Answer
A landowner sued the operator of a neighboring wastewater disposal facility on the theory that deep subsurface wastewater trespassed beneath the landowner’s property.
United States
12 Feb 2015
Wisconsin Supreme Court's Misapplication Of The Pollution Exclusion And Disregard For Policyholders' Business And Purpose In Purchasing Insurance
Last week, the Wisconsin Supreme Court issued two opinions in which it held that pollution exclusions barred coverage for third-party claims resulting from alleged contamination of water...
United States
8 Jan 2015
Proposed Regulation Of Hazardous Waste In Retail Sector
The Environmental Protection Agency has released a Notice of Data Availability in order "to collect information towards improving hazardous waste requirements for the retail sector".
United States
5 Mar 2014
Federal Court Finds Cooperative Federalism Behind USEPA's TMDL for the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
On September 13, 2013, the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania upheld the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (USEPA) authority to establish a final total maximum daily load (TMDL) for the 64,000 square foot Chesapeake Bay Watershed.
United States
9 Nov 2013
New Reporting Requirements Under The Clean Water Act
Clean Water Act, Discharge Monitoring Report, EPA, NPDES, National Pollution Discharge Elimination System, Water
United States
23 Aug 2013
USEPA Backs Away From Groundwater Contamination Investigation In Pavillion, Wyoming.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that they did not intend to complete their investigation of possible groundwater contamination near Pavillion, Wyoming.
United States
3 Jul 2013
OSHA Issues New Hazard Communication Standard Requirements
Chemical manufacturers, distributors and employers of all types need to take note of new Occupational Safety and Health Administration requirements contained in OSHA’s recently modified hazard communication standard.
United States
29 May 2013
Links to Result pages