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EPA Seeks Input on PFAS Enforcement Discretion Policy

USA - March 28 2023 On September 6, 2022, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued its proposed rulemaking to designate certain per- and polyfluoroalkyl…

Lindsay Ann Brown, Seth V.D.H. Cooley, Lori A. Mills, Brad A. Molotsky, Morgan L. Swing, James Ward

Proposed EPA Rule Sets PFAS Limits for Public Drinking Water

USA - March 15 2023 On March 14, 2023, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a proposed new National Primary Drinking Water Regulation (NPDWR), which…

Lindsay Ann Brown, Ethan R. Feldman, Alyson Walker Lotman, Brad A. Molotsky

JPML Consolidates Dozens of Lawsuits into Hair Relaxer MDL in Illinois Federal Court

USA - February 10 2023 On February 6, 2023, the United States Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) consolidated over 50 products liability and consumer…

Kelly Bonner, Alyson Walker Lotman

Proposed EPA Rule Will Eliminate De Minimis Exemptions for PFAS and All Chemicals of Special Concern Under EPCRA

USA - December 8 2022 On December 5, 2022, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published a proposed rule to add all per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS)…

Lindsay Ann Brown, Brad A. Molotsky

California Attorney General Utilizes Novel Nuisance Theory From Opioid Litigation Against Manufacturers Of “Forever” Chemicals In New Government Enforcement Action

USA - November 30 2022 The Attorney General of California has filed a first of its kind lawsuit against several named manufacturers and “John Doe” manufacturers of per- and…

Gerald L. Maatman, Jr.