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Landlords may be liable for cleanup of tenant's pollution under Indiana's Environmental Legal Action statute
  • Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP
  • USA
  • November 10 2014

A recent ruling by the Indiana Court of Appeals examines liability under Indiana’s Environmental Legal Action statute (“ELA”). The ruling in JDN


First Litigation Challenge to EPA’s Greenhouse Gas Rule
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • November 10 2014

The First Litigation Challenge to EPA’s Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Rule is likely to be decided fairly soon after the December 1, 2014 deadline for


FEMA's Endangered Species Act program survives legal challenge
  • Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt
  • USA
  • October 29 2014

In the latest round of litigation filed by the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) against the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), FEMA


Fifth District rejects CEQA challenge to Fresno County aggregate mine project EIR in partially published decision, clarifies State Mining Board’s SMARA powers and CEQA’s farmland loss mitigation rules
  • Miller Starr Regalia
  • USA
  • December 15 2014

In a lengthy, 65-page opinion filed December 8, 2014 (of which fully two-thirds was unpublished), the Fifth District Court of Appeal affirmed the


California Supreme Court to review San Diego GHG CEQA case
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • March 19 2015

The California Supreme Court granted review of the decision that invalidated the San Diego Association of Government's (SANDAG) Regional


District court rejects claim to aggregate series of compressor stations
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • March 17 2015

A federal judge in Pennsylvania recently denied an environmental group’s attempt to subject a driller’s gas compressor stations to stricter


Court certifies class for narrow liability claims in environmental contamination case
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • March 18 2015

Traditionally, federal courts have been reluctant to certify class actions in environmental contamination cases because of inherently unique issues


Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals vacates EPA’s PM2.5 attainment redesignation for the Cincinnati-Hamilton metropolitan area
  • Frost Brown Todd LLC
  • USA
  • March 19 2015

On March 18, 2015, a federal circuit court of appeals vacated EPA's conclusion that the Cincinnati-Hamilton metropolitan area had attained the


Federal court rules that dairy farm’s mismanagement of cow manure violates Resource Conservation and Recovery Act
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • March 20 2015

A Federal District Court recently ruled on summary judgment motions that the manure management practices of a large dairy operation violated the


New source review update: courts limit aggregation for major source determination and challenges to NSR pre-project emissions analysis
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • March 19 2015

In February, the Middle District of Pennsylvania struck down an environmental group’s challenge that Ultra Resources should have aggregated eight