By Jonathan Wells , Senior Associate, Alston & Bird LLP
The United States Supreme Court has ruled that federal courts cannot use the federal common law of nuisance to regulate greenhouse gas emissions. In American Electric Power v. Connecticut...
By William Perry Pendley, President and Chief Operating Officer of Mountain States Legal Foundation
July 29, 2011 - DENVER, CO. A Colorado nonprofit, public-interest legal foundation today urged a Colorado state court to dismiss a lawsuit filed by...
By Dustin Till, Associate, Marten Law Group PLLC
"The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia recently dealt another blow to advocacy groups attempting to compel federal action on climate change via common law causes of actions. In Alec...