Entergy Arkansas, Inc. v. Nebraska: Does a Radioactive Waste Compact Nuke Sovereign Immunity?
- Nebraska to Pay Millions for Breach of Contract. Reisinger, Sue // Corporate Legal Times;Dec2002, Vol. 12 Issue 133, p62
Reports on the court decision of the lawsuit filed by Entergy Arkansas Inc. against the State of Nebraska. Amount of the damages awarded to Entergy by a U.S. District Court; Comments of Chief Judge Richard D. Kopf on the case; Information on the agreement.
- Manufacturer can sue city over sewer backup. // American Machinist;Oct2002, Vol. 146 Issue 10, p48
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- Coming Era Of Regulation Through Litigation? // Insurance Advocate;07/03/99, Vol. 110 Issue 27, p23
Presents a review that covers developments in government litigation against industries and complements the legislation introduced in the United States that aims to prevent government plaintiff from getting any more rights that the ordinary plaintiff. Details on tort law; Ethical and government...
- SOVEREIGN IMMUNITY. Schmertz, Jr., John R.; Meier, Mike // International Law Update;Jul2003, Vol. 9, p104
U.S.-based circuit court dismisses lawsuit by former hostages in Iran who were held beginning in 1979 for 444 days. In 1996, the U.S. Congress passed the Federal Anti-Terrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act and the Flatow Amendment, which together waived foreign sovereign immunity and created...
- Kan. cleared to reopen water dispute with Neb. // High Plains Journal;5/9/2011, Vol. 129 Issue 19, p3B
The article focuses on the reopening of Kansas' lawsuit against Nebraska that would restrict the county from using Republican River water to irrigate thousands of acres of farmland.
- Federal Law on the Management of Radioactive Wastes and amendments to certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation. // Nuclear Law Bulletin;2011, Issue 88, p181
A summary is presented of Federal Law 190, Federal Law on the Management of Radioactive Wastes and amendments to certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation, adopted by the Russian Federation State Duma on June 29, 2011, approved by the Russian Federation Council on July 6, 2011.
- Nuclear exclusion ruling could broaden coverage. Souter, Gavin // Business Insurance;7/25/94, Vol. 28 Issue 30, p2
Focuses on the standard nuclear exclusion in commercial general liability policies. Federal court ruling on the application of nuclear exclusion to radioactive contamination at non-nuclear site; Use of insurance to pay the clean up of nuclear wastes by companies that generate nuclear waste...
- Senate passes nuclear waste bill. // Human Events;04/25/97, Vol. 53 Issue 16, p23
Reports on the approval by the U.S. Senate of the Interim Nuclear Waste Repository Bill (S 104). Construction of a temporary nuclear waste site at Yucca Mountain, Nevada; Statistics of voting outcome.
- Customer Clash. Boyd, John D. // Traffic World;6/18/2007, Vol. 271 Issue 24, p40
The article reports on the court battle between Union Pacific Railroad Co. (UP) and three utility companies on claims of abuse of power and trespassing in the U.S. Entergy Arkansas Inc., Wisconsin Electric Power Co., and Omaha Public Power District have filed suit against UP claiming that the...