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U.S. EPA Ordered to Pay Attorneys' Fee Sanction In Clean Water Act Lawsuit
Posted on 15 Oct 2015 by Steven M. Siros

A federal district court judge in Texas has granted a developer’s motion for summary judgment against the United States, [subscribers can access an enhanced version of this opinion: lexis.com | Lexis Advance ], and ordered the Government to reimburse... Read More

Clean Water Act Jurisdiction Under the Newly Issued Clean Water Rule
Posted on 21 Jul 2015 by GreenbergTraurig

More than 40 years after Congress passed the landmark Clean Water Act, the jurisdictional reach of that statute remains a contentious legal and political issue. By prohibiting the discharge of pollutants to “navigable waters” without a permit... Read More