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US Supreme Court Schedules Oral Argument Regarding Clean Water Act Liability For Indirect Groundwater Discharges
Earlier this month, the US Supreme Court scheduled oral argument for November 6th in its review of the Ninth Circuit's decision in County of Maui v. Hawai‘i Wildlife Fund, et al.
United States
19 Aug 2019
Ohio Appeals Dismissal of the State's Complaint Against Rover Pipeline LLC Due to Ohio EPA's Failure to Timely Respond to Request for CWA Section 401 Certification
On March 12, 2019, Judge Kristin G. Farmer for the Stark County Court of Common Pleas dismissed the State of Ohio's Third Amended Complaint against Rover Pipeline.
United States
24 Jul 2019
President Trump Signs Drought Contingency Plan For Colorado River
Months ago, in the face of "unacceptably high" risk to the Colorado River's complex system of reservoirs, US Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner
United States
28 May 2019
UK Supreme Court Considering Parent Company Liability For Environmental Harm Caused By Overseas Subsidiaries
In Vedanta Resource PLC and another v Lungowe and others the UK Supreme Court has held that a claim for negligence and breach of statutory duty against a mining company.
15 May 2019
After Shutdown, US EPA Announces New Hearing Date For The New WOTUS Rule
As a result of the recent lapse in appropriations, the US EPA and US Department of the Army (Army) delayed a planned January 23, 2019 hearing regarding the proposed new "Waters of the United States" (WOTUS) definition.
United States
14 Feb 2019
Two Federal Courts Issue Decisions Against EPA "Suspension" Rule, Reviving and Protecting Obama-era Waters Rule
In the past two weeks, U.S. District Courts in South Carolina and Washington issued decisions that dealt additional blows to the Trump Administration's efforts to unravel the 2015 Obama-era "waters of the United States" rule.
United States
14 Dec 2018
California Water Board Sues Federal Agency For Pollutants Entering The U.S. Via The Tijuana River
The San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board (Water Board) filed a complaint on September 4, 2018 against the United States Section of the International Boundary Water Commission (IBWC) ...
United States
30 Oct 2018
California Turning Away From Traditional Imported Water Sources And Toward More Resilient Localized Water Supplies
In 2014 California enacted the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act, which provides the framework for local water management agencies to develop and implement groundwater sustainability plans in order to sustainably manage the state's groundwater within 20 years.
United States
29 Oct 2018
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