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Michigan state court upholds electric plant air permit
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 5 2013

A Michigan state appeals court has upheld a state permit issued under the Clean Air Act (CAA) to the City of Holland, Michigan. Natural Res. Def


U.S. Supreme Court sides with EPA on logging road runoff
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 29 2013

The U.S. Supreme Court has upheld a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulatory interpretation that exempted from permitting stormwater


Environmentalists sue EPA to overturn schedule of chemicals for water remediation
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 17 2012

Environmental organizations have sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in federal court in the District of Columbia asserting that a list of dispersants, bioremediation agents and other substances approved for use in the event of oil or chemical spills has not been properly promulgated


Federal court rejects challenge to EIS on major bridge project
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 17 2012

A federal court in Washington state has dismissed a challenge to the environmental impact statement (EIS) prepared by the state department of transportation and the Federal Highway Administration for a $586.5-million project that would replace a floating bridge connecting Seattle to its eastern suburbs


First Circuit rejects challenge to CWA discharge limits at sewage treatment
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 17 2012

The First Circuit Court of Appeals has rejected challenges to discharge limits for nitrogen, phosphorus and aluminum imposed on a Massachusetts sewage treatment plant by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA


Emission control inspectors’ false reports yield a year or more of jail time
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 29 2013

A federal court in Texas has sentenced six individuals who allegedly falsified thousands of vehicle emission tests. Two defendants who pleaded guilty


Court requires insurer to defend CERCLA lawsuit
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 29 2013

A federal court in Pennsylvania has held that an insurer which insured an oil company from 1972 to 1982 was required to defend a case brought by the


Maine Supreme Court overturns wind farm permit
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2013

The Maine Supreme Judicial Court has overturned a permit for a 12-turbine, 33-megawatt wind generation project in the Saddleback Mountains. Friends


Court calls for trial on arranger status under CERCLA
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2013

A federal court in Colorado has denied the federal government's motion for summary judgment as to the issue of "arranger" liability arising from its


Ninth Circuit OKs road repair plan
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2013

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a U.S. Forest Service (USFS) plan to repair a Nevada national forest road damaged by flooding in 1995