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Category "Environmental Liability"

U.S. Senate Bill Seeks to Mandate Public Companies’ Climate Risk Disclosures

In the past few years, a lawsuit was filed by Exxon Mobil Corporation (Exxon) shareholders [...]

U.S. District Court finds District Engineers Within Army Corps Have Discretion to Approve Reductions In Mitigation Banks Size Established under the Clean Water Act

Interpreting the regulations under which the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) may approve mitigation [...]

D.C. Circuit Blocks EPA’s Use of Rulemaking Authority to Delay Effective Date of Clean Air Act Accidental Release Regulations Beyond Statutory Limitations

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit determined it is improper for the [...]

California Natural Resources Agency Publishes State’s Fourth Climate Change Assessment

On August 27, 2018, the California Natural Resources Agency published a 132-page report entitled “California’s [...]