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Category "Environmental Liability"

Deliberative Process Privilege Shields EPA Algorithms for Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Disclosure under FOIA

Exemption 5 from the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA, 5 U.S.C. § 552 et seq.)—also [...]

Federal Government and the State of California Intensify Fight Over the Regulation of Vehicle Emissions Standards

A confrontation that has been a year (or more) in the making has finally materialized. [...]

D.C. Circuit finds Chemical Manufacturers Are Not Liable Under False Claims Act for Failure to Disclose Health Risks Associated with Chemicals

U.S. ex rel. Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP v. BASF Corp.,___F.3d___, Case No. 18-7123 (D.C. Cir. [...]

U.S. Supreme Court Delivers Major Constitutional ‘Takings’ Decision Applicable to All Federal, State or Local Ordinances Throughout the Nation

Knick v. Township of Scott, Pennsylvania,___U.S.___, 139 S.Ct. 2162 (U.S. June 21, 2019). On June 21, [...]