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Air Dud: Emitters of Hazardous Substances Not Liable Under CERCLA
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • August 22 2016

In a case of first impression, the Ninth Circuit recently ruled that facilities with air emissions that included hazardous substances could not be

CERCLASuperfund: Federal Appellate Court Addresses Whether Smelter Emissions Constitute the Disposal of Hazardous Substances?
  • Mitchell Williams Selig Gates & Woodyard PLLC
  • USA
  • August 2 2016

The United States Court of Appeals ("Court") for the 9th Circuit issued a July 27th opinion addressing whether the owner-operator of a smelter could

Ninth Circuit Holds Air Emissions Not Covered by CERCLA
  • Morgan Lewis
  • USA
  • July 29 2016

On July 27, a panel of the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit unanimously held in Pakootas v. Teck Cominco Metals that aerial deposition of

Ninth Circuit Clears the Air of CERCLA Claims
  • Manko Gold Katcher & Fox
  • USA
  • July 28 2016

Several years ago we reported on Community Action & Environmental Justice v. Union Pacific Corporation, in which a California District Court held the

Ninth Circuit Rejects Application of CERCLA to Aerial Emissions
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • July 28 2016

In the long-running saga of efforts by the State of Washington and the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation to attach CERCLA liability to

An Air of Change in CERCLA Liability? Pakootas v. Teck Cominco and CERCLA’s Federal Permit Shield
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • June 27 2016

A case recently argued before the Ninth Circuit, Pakootas v. Teck Cominco Metals, Ltd., 9th Cir., No. 15-35228, could pave the way for a new theory

Federal court finds state not liable as arranger under CERCLA
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • December 16 2011

A federal court in Washington has ruled that the state is not liable under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCL A) as an arranger based on its lease of public lands to mining companies for ore extraction.

Oh Canada - significant developments in Canadian energy - November 2011
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • December 15 2011

Statoil has submitted an ERCB application for a solvent coinjection pilot project at its Leismer SAGD facility.

CERCLA updates
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • June 10 2011

First, the Bad News.

Opportunities abound in Canadian capital markets: a case for Korean businesses
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • South Korea, Canada
  • June 3 2011

The Canadian capital markets offer substantial opportunities for Korean companies interested in tapping into foreign capital markets.