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Good News for Providers of Union Retiree Medical Benefits Springs from Unusual Procedural Move by US Supreme Court

USA - February 21 2018 Yesterday, the Supreme Court wielded its rarely used power of summary reversal to bring good news to employers providing medical benefits to union…

Joshua D. Yount, Brian D. Netter, Nancy G. Ross

EPA: Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Aircraft Increase Air Pollution That May Endanger Public Health and Welfare

USA - July 26 2016 Section 231(a)(2)(A) of the Clean Air Act ("CAA") provides that the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") shall…

Richard F. Bulger, John S. Hahn, Roger W. Patrick

Clean Water Act—Reviewability of Army Corps of Engineers’ “Jurisdictional Determinations”

USA - May 31 2016 The Clean Water Act prohibits private parties from discharging dredged or fill material into “waters of the United States” without first obtaining a…

Michael B. Kimberly

Supreme Court affirms certification of FLSA collective action in Tyson Foods, Inc. v. Bouaphakeo

USA - March 23 2016 Under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23(b)(3), a court may certify a suit for damages as a class action when “there are questions of law or fact…

Chad Clamage

Supreme Court hears argument in Tyson Foods v. Bouaphakeo—and a blockbuster class certification ruling seems less likely

USA - November 11 2015 The Supreme Court on Tuesday heard oral argument in Tyson Foods, Inc. v. Bouaphakeo, No. 14-1146, a case that has been closely watched for its…

Archis A. Parasharami