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Foley Hoag LLP
Late last month, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that a public water supplier could be liable in a citizens' suit brought under the imminent and substantial endangerment provisions of RCRA...
As an aside, no one is following this quixotic quest more closely than Ms. Beaven.
Just a few years ago, before the Trump Administration EPA revoked and replaced the Obama Administration EPA's regulations determining the reach of the Clean Water Act, the Obama Administration EPA regulations were the law ...
Beveridge & Diamond
At least in the short term, the Fourth Circuit may create more confusion about the rules governing Section 401's one-year shot clock.
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
The United States Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") has outlined additional steps that it plans to take to investigate and in some cases regulate the discharge of per- or polyfluoroalkyl compounds ("PFAS") in certain industries' wastewater.
Beveridge & Diamond
If completed, this effort would mark the third rewrite of the WOTUS definition in as many administrations.
Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
On August 30, 2021, the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona issued an order in Pasqua Yaqui Tribe, et al. v. U.S. EPA, et al., vacating the Navigable Waters Protection Rule ("NWPR") ...
Yesterday a split three-judge panel of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals determined that a clay manufacturer is entitled to a new trial of Federal Clean Water Act...
Foley Hoag LLP
SCOTUS outlined seven factors "that may prove relevant.
As faithful readers know, one Federal District Court Judge in Arizona reached the opposite conclusion two weeks ago.
Holland & Knight
Chapter 8 of the Acts of 2021, An Act Creating a Next-Generation Roadmap for Massachusetts Climate Policy, includes new energy and water efficiency standards for 15 categories of products.
Phelps Dunbar
The Clean Water Act (CWA) was enacted to "restore and maintain the chemical, physical, and biological integrity of the Nation's waters."
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
As with many other states, Arizona has begun taking certain measures to address per and polyfluoroalkyl substances in drinking water and firefighting foam.
Winston & Strawn LLP
Since 2015, the Clean Water Act's definition of "waters of the United States" has often depended on what state you live in.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (the "bill") is historic and transformational legislation that, when it becomes law, will make available $1.2 trillion in funding for infrastructure programs across the...
Lewis Roca
On August 30, 2021, Judge Marquez of the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona vacated the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' ("Corps")...
Foley Hoag LLP
Yesterday, Judge Rosemary Marquez vacated the Navigable Waters Protection Rule, the misnomer also known as the Trump WOTUS rule.
News this morning that an Arizona Federal District Court Judge has done what many of us expected would happen eventually -- purport to strike down the Trump Administration's regulation...
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
A major focus of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) is rehabilitation of water infrastructure, including ports, recreation and irrigation...
One of the many things I've never understood about soccer (football in the rest of the world) is that the referee can decide, or not, to add "extra time" at the end of the game to account...
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