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U.S. DOJ and Pennsylvania Environmental Regulators Take Action Against Alleged Discharge Permit Violations
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • April 27 2016

In the Western District of Pennsylvania, the U.S. Department of Justice ("DOJ") and Pennsylvania Department of the Environment ("DEP") last week


EPA Publishes MATS Finding, Future Challenges Likely
  • Haynes and Boone LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2016

Responding to a Supreme Court mandate, the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA” or “the Agency”) yesterday published a final supplemental finding


EPA Completes Cost-Benefit Analysis Required by U.S. Supreme Court
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2016

In a 5-4 decision in 2015 (Michigan v. EPA), the U.S. Supreme Court found that EPA should have considered costs when deciding to implement EPA’s


Salt Lake County Stormwater Settlement: A Sign of Things to Come for Other Utah Municipalities?
  • Holland & Hart LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2016

In January 2016, Salt Lake County entered into a Consent Decree with the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Utah Department


Utah Air Quality Board Rejects Three Petitions For Rulemaking, Filed In Anticipation Of Development Of PM2.5 Serious Nonattainment SIP
  • Holland & Hart LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2016

On March 21, 2016, the Utah Air Quality Board (AQB or Board) issued a formal, written denial of three petitions for rulemaking which had been


Court Holds that the Bureau of Indian Affairs is Not Obligated to Ensure Migratory Bird Treaty Act or Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act Compliance When Granting Right-of-Way to Industrial-Scale Wind Farm
  • Nossaman LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2016

On March 29, 2016, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California granted summary judgment in favor of the Bureau of Indian Affairs


Texas Court of Appeals Issues Important State Superfund Order
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2016

In a "case of first impression," U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, sitting in Austin, in TCEQ v. Exxon Mobil Corporation, et al., issued an


Clean Water Act Litigation Update: DC Circuit Oral Argument in Mingo Logan Coal Co. v. EPA, Case No. 14-5305
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • April 12 2016

On April 11, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit heard oral argument in the case involving EPA's revocation of Mingo Logan


Citing Climate Change, US Regulations Expand Protection for the Critical Habitats of ESA-Listed Species
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • April 7 2016

On March 14, 2016, two new federal rules went into effect that could change the way in which the Endangered Species Act (ESA) is implemented


WE ARE JUST GETTING STARTED: EPA Issues Much Anticipated Cleanup Plan for the Lower 8.3 Miles of the Lower Passaic River
  • Cole Schotz PC
  • USA
  • April 6 2016

The United States Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") recently issued the Record of Decision ("ROD") for the lower 8.3 miles of the Lower