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District court imposes divisibility cap on superfund liability
  • Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • USA
  • May 22 2015

In the first case to explore in depth the Superfund divisibility defense after the US Supreme Court’s decision in Burlington Northern & Santa Fe


The climate report - Spring 2015 - U.S. Regulatory Developments
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 21 2015

On April 16, 2015, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia ("D.C. Circuit") heard oral arguments in two consolidated cases


D.C. Circuit issues order requiring EPA to issue superfundfinancial assurance regulations
  • O'Melveny & Myers LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2015

On May 19th 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit ("D.C. Circuit") issued an order directing the issuance of financial assurance


The climate report - Spring 2015 - climate change litigation
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 21 2015

In December 2010, the United States Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") promulgated regulations under the Safe Drinking Water Act, 42 U.S.C


Court at the Fox River site opens door to Superfund divisibility
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

On May 19, a district court ruled that a company had established divisibility for its liability at a major downstream segment of the Fox River


Lumber Liquidators faces civil and criminal lawsuits due to allegations of excessive formaldehyde in its flooring products
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

On May 28, the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation will hear oral arguments about whether to consolidate and centralize class action lawsuits


Continuing challenges to the assertion of federal regulatory authority over navigable waters
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2015

On May 15, 2015, the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit again ruled that the National Association of Home Builders lacked


Mind your attorney's fees in Calif. CEQA litigation
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2015

In Save Our Uniquely Rural Community Environment v. County of San Bernardino, Cal.App.4th (4th Dist., Div. 2, 2015), the Fourth District Court of


A $6 million reminder to observe corporate formalities: environmental prosecutors pierce another corporate veil with Ohio decision
  • Bracewell & Giuliani LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2015

Reflecting in part concern about ever-growing environmental liability exposures, corporate and transactional lawyers and their clients often rely on


Understanding and planning for how bankruptcy might impact responsibility for environmental liabilities
  • Modrall Sperling
  • USA
  • May 18 2015

This article examines the sometimes uneasy intersection between laws addressing responsibility for environmental liabilities and the protections