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24 Feb 2023, 4:54 pm by Kalvis Golde
Believing that the construction fell under an agricultural exemption to the CWA, the Smiths proceeded without a water-pollution permit. [read post]
22 Feb 2023, 3:23 pm by Maggie Pahl
Filling in or polluting wetlands stunts their ability to store and filter floodwater, control erosion, improve water quality by trapping sediments, serve as a nursery to replenish fish stock, and provide a unique habitat for plants, wildlife, and fish.[2] Furthermore, wetlands are necessary for the continued existence of endangered species such as the American Black Duck.[3] Prior to European colonization, the continental United States had over 221 million acres of wetlands.[4] However, rapid… [read post]
16 Feb 2023, 1:07 pm by Don Asher
  For vinyl chloride, as an example, the CWA warns its union members that: CWA members are most often exposed to vinyl chloride as a result of the inhalation of or breathing the chemical’s vapors. [read post]
2 Feb 2023, 9:05 pm by Dan Flynn
Their second trip to the Suprme Court, the current case, should help clarify the scope of the EPA’s regulatory powers under the CWA and whether EPA can expand the definition of “navigable waters. [read post]
1 Feb 2023, 12:37 pm
Army Corps of Engineers (collectively Agencies) announced the issuance of a final rule defining “waters of the United States” (WOTUS), a key term in the Clean Water Act (CWA). [read post]
31 Jan 2023, 12:17 am by Florian Mueller
In December, the Communications Workers of America (CWA) labor union called Apple out on its astroturfing, and the same CWA has repeatedly declared itself in favor of Microsoft's acquisition of Activision Blizzard (as is AFL-CIO).Bloomberg's Josh Eidelson broke the news of a finding by a U.S. government agency, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), that two of ex-Apple employee Ashley Gjøvik's ("Demanding Reform at Apple Inc. [read post]
The Addendum deals with how cumulative impact can be considered under the programs referred to in the EJ Tools, namely programs under the Clean Air Act (CAA), Clean Water Act (CWA), Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) and Toxic Substances Control Act. [read post]
7 Jan 2023, 10:23 pm by Florian Mueller
WilliamsTania RiceFrom my experience as a litigation watcher, I predict that we will see some additional appearances soon, at the latest right before a PI hearing.In other Microsoft-ActivisionBlizzard news, Microsoft and the Communications Workers of America (CWA) labor union placed an ad in the Washington Post on Friday that The Verge and other media have reported on. [read post]
5 Jan 2023, 10:44 pm by Florian Mueller
Bloomberg Law published an interesting article (also yesterday) about the Communications Workers of America (CWA) labor union continuing to support the deal. [read post]
4 Jan 2023, 10:11 am by Seth Jaffe
  The agencies’ dream scenario is that SCOTUS ducks the issue in its Sackett decision, concluding that it doesn’t need to review the scope of CWA jurisdiction in order to determine the merits of the Sacketts’ position. [read post]
This revision to the CWA may affect the outcome of a case currently before the US Supreme Court. [read post]
30 Dec 2022, 3:22 pm by Jonathan H. Adler
The CWA prohibits the discharge of pollutants in the navigable waters of the United States. [read post]
30 Dec 2022, 12:04 pm by Richard Frank
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Courthouse, San Francisco, CA (credit: Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals)I’ve shared in previous posts my view that the U.S. [read post]
23 Dec 2022, 5:39 am by Lawrence Solum
” This is the key jurisdictional hook for CWA jurisdiction, and hence, logically, has become the heart of CWA contestation. [read post]
22 Dec 2022, 11:01 pm by Florian Mueller
When I read that headline, I can think of another headline I'd like to--but at least in the foreseeable future probably won't--see: "Apple Gambles on 'Nice Guy' Strategy to Open its App Store" There is a stark contrast now between Apple--which uses fake app developers as well as fake labor unions--and Microsoft--which is reasonably aligned with the Communications Workers of America (CWA) labor union as well as the AFL-CIO umbrella organization (which totally… [read post]
17 Dec 2022, 12:05 am by Florian Mueller
"Gross, Apple.— CWA (@CWAUnion) December 16, 2022 Gross it is indeed, but it's a pattern that seems familiar. [read post]
8 Dec 2022, 12:00 pm by Florian Mueller
Wall Street analysts largely expected this to happen, but that expectation, too, is based on political rather than legal considerations.A few days ago, not only Microsoft but also the Communications Workers of America (CWA) labor union made the case against the case against this deal. [read post]
7 Dec 2022, 12:39 am by Florian Mueller
But what is even more meaningful is that agreements such as between Microsoft and the CWA labor union as well as between Microsoft and Nintendo have materialized. [read post]
6 Dec 2022, 2:15 am by Florian Mueller
"CWA's president argues that unionization is a structural solution (as opposed to a behavioral remedy such as a promise to treat a certain group of stakeholders fairly). [read post]
25 Nov 2022, 9:05 pm by Mary Moynihan
EPA determines which livestock facilities qualify as CAFOs and regulates their sanitation and waste management in accordance with the Clean Water Act (CWA). [read post]