interior Citizen Suits banner image

Citizen Suits

Generic filters
Exact matches only
The Law Is An Ass, RCRA Edition

Posted on October 15, 2021 by Seth Jaffe Late last month, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that.... Read More

The Battle for Carlin Lake

Posted on September 13, 2021 by David Ullrich A small lake in Northern Wisconsin became the battleground for a.... Read More

State Constitutions to the Rescue?

Posted on August 27, 2021 by Michael B. Gerrard The constitutions of more than three-quarters of the countries on.... Read More

Maui Needs a NPDES Permit; What’s Next for WOTUS?

Posted on July 27, 2021 by Seth Jaffe Last week, District Judge Susan Mollway ruled that the County of.... Read More

Ninth Circuit Finds No Sovereign Immunity Waiver For Tribes Under CWA

Posted on June 23, 2021 by Beth S. Ginsberg On June 23, 2021, the Ninth Circuit in Deschutes River.... Read More

Environmental Law Clinics Not Only Persevere But Flourish in 2020

Posted on February 3, 2021 by Seema Kakade As 2020 came to a close, more than forty Directors of environmental law.... Read More

Who Gets To Decide What is a Major Source That Requires a Permit? That’s a Fine Question

Posted on December 7, 2020 by Seth Jaffe The recent decision by the 8th Circuit that the Coyote Creek Mining Company did not require a.... Read More

If It Walks Like a Duck and Talks Like a Duck, It May Still Not Be Sauce for the Gander

Posted on August 23, 2019 by Seth Jaffe Earlier this week, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals held that the “Wehrum.... Read More

Twenty Years of Waterkeeper Alliance: How the Waterkeeper Movement Shaped and Was Shaped by U.S. Environmental Law

Posted on August 6, 2019 by Karl Coplan In the late 1980s, when I was an associate at the.... Read More

Deadlines For Permit Issuance Are Double-Edged Swords

Posted on January 29, 2019 by Seth Jaffe On Friday, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that applicants for licenses under the.... Read More