We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 125

Mayor, public works superintendent indicted for falsifying water sample data
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 30 2010

A federal grand jury has reportedly indicted the Stover, Missouri, mayor and public works superintendent for submitting false information about the city's water supply to the Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR


Enforcement: DOJ’s environmental division details FY2009 litigation accomplishments
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 30 2010

DOJ's Environmental and Natural Resources Division issued its annual report titled "Summary of Litigation Accomplishments: Fiscal Year 2009" on April 22, 2010


Hair product distributor settles California AG’s enforcement action over VOC content for $1.2 million
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 26 2010

A hair product distributor has reportedly settled for $1.2 million an enforcement action brought by the California Attorney General’s (AG’s) office


Federal court denies request to stop cultivation and use of genetically modified sugar beets
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 26 2010

A federal judge in California has denied a motion for a preliminary injunction sought by several environmental groups that would have precluded all further planting, cultivation, processing, or other use of genetically modified (GM) sugar beets or sugar beet seeds and would have required previously planted GM sugar beets to be pulled up


Wild and Scenic Rivers Act: federal court vacates NPS finding of no adverse impact
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 2 2010

A federal judge in Minnesota has vacated a finding by the National Park Service (NPS) that a proposed four-lane bridge over the Lower St. Croix River would not have an adverse effect on the river


Greenhouse gases: states seek to intervene in challenge to GHG regulation
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 2 2010

Sixteen states have filed motions to intervene in a challenge to greenhouse gas (GHG) regulation


CERCLA: federal court rules administrative settlement triggers statute of limitations
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 2 2010

A New York federal judge has dismissed a CERCLA contribution action as time-barred, ruling that an administrative settlement in 1998 triggered the three-year statute of limitations


Clean water: group sues City of Baton Rouge over alleged wastewater discharges
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 2 2010

The Louisiana Environmental Action Network has sued Baton Rouge and the parish of East Baton Rouge for allegedly violating their Clean Water Act discharge permits at three sewage treatment plants


CERCLARCRA: federal court dismisses claims against manufacturer based on useful product defense
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 2 2010

A federal judge in California has dismissed a contribution claim and other claims against the manufacturers of a dry cleaning machine that required the disposal of hazardous wastewater to operate properly


Greenhouse gases: California appellate court rejects Chevron’s refinery upgrade plan for failure to comply with state greenhouse gas guidelines
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 30 2010

A California appeals court has rejected Chevron's plan to upgrade a refinery in the Bay Area in the first reported appellate decision in the United States stopping a refinery upgrade on climate change grounds