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17 Apr 2023, 10:58 am by Paul R. Recupero
The WOTUS Rule, which defines the waters that are subject to federal permitting and oversight under the Clean Water Act (CWA) by the U.S. [read post]
17 Apr 2023, 10:58 am by Paul R. Recupero
The WOTUS Rule, which defines the waters that are subject to federal permitting and oversight under the Clean Water Act (CWA) by the U.S. [read post]
12 Apr 2023, 9:05 pm by Omar Khodor
He forecasts that a CWA citizen lawsuit may soon require the U.S. [read post]
by Pillsbury's Construction & Real Estate Law Team Making good on a promise to redefine the Clean Water Act (CWA) term, “Waters of the United States” or WOTUS, on January 18, 2023, the latest revised definition of “Waters of the United States” was published in the Federal Register by the U.S. [read post]
29 Mar 2023, 4:39 pm by Eugene Volokh
There's long been a dispute about whether religious freedom provisions limit the government's power related to religious sites on government land. [read post]
24 Mar 2023, 10:18 am by James J. Scherer
The Clean Water Act (CWA) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) are no stranger to controversy and legal challenge. [read post]
13 Mar 2023, 2:58 pm by Kevin Rogers
On January 18, 2023, the EPA and Army Corps of Engineers (Army Corps) published a new final rule revising the definition of “waters of the United States” (the Rule) found in regulations implementing the Clean Water Act (CWA or the Act). [read post]
 DWR prepared the EIS as part of the process of satisfying the Federal Clean Water Act (“CWA”), which requires applicants for federal licenses involving activities that may result in discharges into navigable waters to obtain certification from state agencies that the discharge will comply with both state and federal water quality laws. [read post]
1 Mar 2023, 4:23 pm by Guest Author
Army Corps of Engineers were precluded from relying on this rule when enforcing the CWA within the Fourth Circuit, but they continued to rely upon it throughout the rest of the country until (some twelve years later) the Supreme Court invalidated the rule on substantive grounds. [read post]
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]
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]