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Tenth Circuit Considers Federal 5-Year SOL: Does It Involve Separately Accruing Causes of Action Or A Continuing Violation
  • Pillsbury
  • USA
  • March 7 2018

On March 5, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit issued a ruling that the general federal five-year statute of limitations which is


SCOTUS Update: Environmental and Administrative Law Cases Decided in 2017
  • Pillsbury
  • USA
  • July 24 2017

The 2016 Term of the U.S. Supreme Court was fairly quiet, perhaps reflecting the fact that with only eight members, the Court needed a working


Environmental and Administrative Case Law Update
  • Pillsbury
  • USA
  • June 20 2017

On March 21, 2017, the United States Supreme Court decided the case of National Labor Relations Board v. SW General, Inc. This case concerns the


Section 2462’s Five-Year Statute of Limitations Governs Agency’s Disgorgement Claim For Violation of a Federal Law
  • Pillsbury
  • USA
  • June 7 2017

In the case of Kokesh v. SEC, decided on June 5, a unanimous U.S. Supreme Court held that the 28 U.S.C. 2462, which apples to “any action, suit or


Town of DISH’s and Its Residents’ Takings Claims Barred By Statute of Limitations
  • Pillsbury
  • USA
  • May 26 2017

Litigating parties may be so invested in the rightness of their cause that they neglect to check the calendar, and the relevant stature of limitations


Vermont’s Generalized Injury Claims from MTBE Contamination Time-Barred
  • Pillsbury
  • USA
  • June 9 2016

On May 27, 2016, Vermont’s Supreme Court, in State of Vermont v. Atlantic Richfield Company, et al., ruled that the State of Vermont’s “generalized


4th Circuit Revisits N.C.’s Statute of Repose; No Bar to Hazardous Waste-Related Personal Injury Claims
  • Pillsbury
  • USA
  • March 30 2016

Twice, courts have been called upon to interpret North Carolina's 10-year statute of repose in connection with injuries allegedly stemming from the


Placement on EPA’s NPL May Breathe New Life Into an NRD Claim
  • Pillsbury
  • USA
  • March 22 2016

Properly interpreting CERCLA's statute of limitations often presents vexing problems, and never more so than when claims for natural resource damages


“Continuing Offense” Trumps Statute of Limitations Defense in RCRA Criminal Enforcement
  • Pillsbury
  • USA
  • January 19 2016

In United States v. Tonawanda Coke Corp., the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, in an unpublished opinion released on January 11, 2016


CERCLA the wagons, the AOCs are coming!!!
  • Pillsbury
  • USA
  • November 12 2015

Contractors should beware that the Sixth Circuit’s guidance on CERCLA-related topics continues to be murky, including, in particular, what