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3 May 2019, 10:36 am by Allison Sloto
” Kathy Robb has a multidisciplinary environmental practice and is “noted for her expertise in a wide span of environmental statutes, including NEPA, CERCLA, RCRA, the CWA and the Endangered Species Act. [read post]
29 Apr 2019, 7:03 am by Jonathan H. Adler
According to the County of Maui, no CWA permit should be required because the CWA does not regulate groundwater and does not require a permit for nonpoint source pollution. [read post]
25 Apr 2019, 6:06 am by
  EPA reached its conclusion based on the comments received and on “a holistic analysis of the [CWA], its text, structure, and legislative history. [read post]
23 Apr 2019, 7:47 am by Anthony B. Cavender
After considering the thousands of comments it received in response to a February 20, 2018, Federal Register notice, EPA has concluded that “the Clean Water Act (CWA) is best read as excluding all releases of pollutants from a point source to groundwater from a point source from NPDES program coverage, regardless of a hydrological connection between the groundwater and jurisdictional surface water. [read post]
18 Apr 2019, 8:24 am by David McCay
In a not-so-stunning development, the EPA on Monday issued an Interpretive Statement putting to rest speculation on EPA’s position as to whether groundwater discharges are subject to federal jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act (CWA). [read post]
17 Apr 2019, 10:54 am by Seth Jaffe
On Monday, EPA issued an Interpretive Statement concluding that point source discharges to groundwater are never subject to NPDES permitting requirements. [read post]
16 Apr 2019, 8:31 am by Jonathan H. Adler
The reason the WOTUS definition is important is because it defines the scope of federal regulatory jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act (CWA). [read post]
11 Apr 2019, 12:58 pm by Anthony B. Cavender
Government is to promote private investment in the Nation’s infrastructure by establishing efficient permitting processes and procedures that avoid duplication and result in increased regulatory certainty; (B)     reviews and revises existing federal guidance and regulations regarding Section 401 of the Clean Water Act (CWA), with particular emphasis on EPA’s guidance document, CWA Section 401 Water Quality Certification, and actions will be taken in… [read post]
4 Apr 2019, 10:52 am by Anthony B. Cavender
District Court for Idaho held, without benefit of oral argument, that the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) motion for summary judgment should be granted, and accordingly, the Sacketts had violated the Clean Water Act (CWA) by making improvements to 0.63 acres of land they owned without a required CWA permit when the land qualified as a “wetlands. [read post]
20 Mar 2019, 9:30 am by Austin Koltonowski
Last year the National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA), as well as the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), the Communication Workers of America (CWA) and other private parties, filed litigation against Facebook. [read post]
19 Mar 2019, 11:00 am
In September, we collectively filed charges with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission on behalf of CWA and individual job seekers against Facebook and a number of companies that targeted certain ads for jobs to younger male Facebook users. [read post]
18 Mar 2019, 9:05 pm by Mark Nakahara
The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, a union of almost 50,000 flight attendants, called for the grounding “out of an abundance of caution. [read post]
4 Mar 2019, 10:06 am by Anthony B. Cavender
The Corps has been ordered to prepare the EIS and to take special note of its obligations under the National Environmental Protection Act (NEPA), the Clean Water Act (CWA) and its obligations under the National Historic Preservation Act. [read post]
25 Feb 2019, 10:07 am by Anthony B. Cavender
Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit decision involving the jurisdictional reach of the Clean Water Act (CWA), Hawai’i Wildlife Fund, et al., v. [read post]
24 Feb 2019, 10:00 pm by ktidgren
On February 19, 2019, the United States Supreme Court granted certiorari in a Clean Water Act (CWA) case with far-reaching implications for many industries, including agriculture. [read post]
19 Feb 2019, 10:05 am by Stephanie Sundier
The future holding of this case may serve as important precedent for future CWA cases. [read post]
19 Feb 2019, 9:38 am by Amy Howe
In its lone grant on today’s order list, the Supreme Court agreed to decide whether a violation of the CWA occurs only when a pollutant is released directly into navigable waters, or whether it is enough that the pollutant is released indirectly. [read post]
19 Feb 2019, 8:03 am by Jonathan H. Adler
The WOTUS rule is important because it determines the scope of the federal government's regulatory jurisdiction over waters and wetlands under the CWA. [read post]
7 Feb 2019, 9:00 am
The court rejected Soundkeeper’s novel theory and dismissed the CWA claim against SSA. [read post]