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5 Dec 2019, 9:56 am by Brigit Rollins
Earlier this year, the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) altered a central component of the Clean Water Act (“CWA”) by once again... [read post]
5 Dec 2019, 7:00 am by Andrew Hamm
New York State Citizens’ Coalition for Children 19-574Issues: Whether the Adoption Assistance and Child Welfare Act of 1980’s criteria for partial federal reimbursement unambiguously confer on foster parents a private right of action to compel states to cover the costs of all the eligible expenses for eligible children identified in the CWA. [read post]
3 Dec 2019, 11:55 am by Vicki Treanor
The federal Clean Water Act (CWA or Act) requires a permit for “any addition of any pollutant to navigable waters from any point source. [read post]
27 Nov 2019, 9:02 am by Seth Jaffe
  It’s difficult for anyone to argue with a straight face that the CWA is unambiguous. [read post]
18 Nov 2019, 11:35 pm by Florian Mueller
Another difference is that ACT's event--under the ALlThingsFRAND label--was subject to the Chatham House Rule (no attribution of quotes to speakers), enabling some people to participate and share their views who otherwise couldn't have done so.Yesterday, ACT uploaded its official "Report from Berlin" in English (the language in which the event was held) and in German.The underlying idea of ACT's event was multi-stakeholder collaboration, and the following roadmap is laid out… [read post]
18 Nov 2019, 11:55 am by Anthony B. Cavender
Cavender Earlier this month, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in two important environmental cases—one that could change the approach to routine maritime charters and another that could introduce a potentially punishing permitting regime via a CWA citizen suit. [read post]
8 Nov 2019, 2:59 am by Walter Olson
Doe] Summing up the last Court term: speech by Miguel Estrada and a short video with Ilya Shapiro for the Federalist Society; “Fearful that the Supreme Court will reject a broad interpretation of the CWA’s [Clean Water Act’s] scope, environmentalist groups have been seeking to settle the Maui case before the Court rules. [read post]
6 Nov 2019, 11:00 pm by DONALD SCARINCI
Hawaii Wildlife Fund, involves the reach of the Clean Water Act (CWA). [read post]
20 Oct 2019, 11:00 am by Jonathan H. Adler
If the Supreme Court were to conclude that water pollution conveyed through groundwater is subject to the CWA, this would greatly expand the range of activities subject to CWA regulation. [read post]
8 Oct 2019, 11:11 am by admin
  Older workers have also accused Facebook and other companies of discriminating against employees in their 50s and 60s in a class-action lawsuit filed by the Communications Workers of America (CWA), a labor union. [read post]
3 Oct 2019, 1:54 pm by Vicki Treanor
Army Corps of Engineers (the “Corps”) (together, the “Agencies”)  announced a final rule (the “Repeal Rule”) rescinding the 2015 Clean Water Rule (the “2015 Rule”) that defined “waters of the United States” (“WOTUS”) under the Clean Water Act (“CWA”). [read post]
19 Sep 2019, 11:18 am by Anthony B. Cavender
Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE) to repeal the 2015 redefinition of the Clean Water Act’s term “Waters of the United States” which is the linchpin of these agencies’ regulatory power under the CWA, was made available on September 12, 2019. [read post]
17 Sep 2019, 6:24 am by Seth Jaffe
  If they’ve concluded that the text of the Clean Water Act doesn’t give them the authority needed to do so, the Administration could certainly propose amendments to the CWA to give them that authority. [read post]
16 Sep 2019, 9:08 am by Anthony B. Cavender
Cavender The federal courts have recently decided two significant Clean Water Act (CWA) cases: State of Georgia, et al. v. [read post]
12 Sep 2019, 1:42 pm by Deborah Heller
The agencies provided four reasons for the repeal: 1) the rule did not implement the legal limits on the scope of the agencies’ authority under the Clean Water Act (CWA) and Supreme Court precedent; 2) the rule failed to consider Congressional policy set out in section 101(b) of the CWA; 3) the repeal is necessary to avoid interpretations of the CWA that push authority provided by Congress; and 4) the rule had procedural errors and lacked support on the record. [read post]
12 Sep 2019, 11:48 am by Adriana
On August 8, 2019, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) published a set of proposed amendments (the “Proposed Rule”) to the regulations governing the issuance of Water Quality Certifications by states pursuant to Section 401 (“Section 401 Water Quality Certification”) of the Clean Water Act (“CWA”). [read post]
23 Aug 2019, 11:53 am by Jonathan H. Adler
The CWA generally prohibits the discharge of materials into navigable waters without a permit. [read post]
16 Aug 2019, 4:13 am by Edith Roberts
Hawaii Wildlife Fund, a Clean Water Act case the justices will hear next term in which the “citizen suit plaintiffs [argue] that discharges that travel through groundwater and eventually end up in a water of the United States fall within the CWA’s jurisdiction. [read post]
11 Aug 2019, 10:17 am
 CWA filed a complaint seeking to vacate the modified award and seeking to enforce the initial one. [read post]
31 Jul 2019, 4:44 pm by Jonathan H. Adler
A majority of the court concluded Kisor supported its conclusion that the state DEQ's permit was valid under the CWA and applicable regulations. [read post]