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Air

On the final day of the 2021-2022 term, the U.S. Supreme Court released its decision in West…
The D.C. Circuit dismissed an oil company's petition to review EPA's response concerning…

Climate Change

On the final day of the 2021-2022 term, the U.S. Supreme Court released its decision in West…
This Comment takes up two recent conflicting developments: the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in…

Energy

Progressive cities and states have begun enacting policies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from…
The Third Circuit affirmed dismissal of a challenge to the Delaware River Basin Commission's…

Governance

This Comment provides a basic introduction to the Superfund removal program, a program through…
The Fifth Circuit affirmed in part and reversed in part a district court’s dismissal of a lawsuit…

Land Use

A district court vacated two rights-of-way that BLM issued to a company in 2020 to transport water…
While the environmental justice movement has gained traction in the United States, the relationship…

Natural Resources

A district court vacated two rights-of-way that BLM issued to a company in 2020 to transport water…
A district court granted summary judgment for an oil and gas company in a decades-long suit…

Toxic Substances

In an unpublished opinion, the Ninth Circuit granted in part environmental groups' petition to…
The Ninth Circuit granted in part and denied in part a petition to review EPA's determination…

Waste

Superfund practitioners are waiting to see whether the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)…
This Comment responds to an article published in the February 2022 issue of ELR by Jaclyn Lopez. It…

Water

The New Mexico Supreme Court overturned regulations promulgated by the State Game Commission in…
This Comment examines the legal framework for state protection of nonfederal waters and its…

Wildlife

A district court denied summary judgment for a Maine lobstermen group in a challenge to NMFS'…
A district court remanded a lawsuit challenging FWS’ decision to downgrade a rare species of parrot…