SEQRA: EFFECTIVE WEAPON--IF USED AS DIRECTED
- JUDICIAL REVIEW UNDER SEQRA: A STATISTICAL STUDY. Gerrard, Michael B. // Albany Law Review;2001, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p365
Explores judicial decisions under the State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA) in New York from 1975-2000. Statistics on SEQRA cases; Review of Court of Appeals decision over SEQRA cases; Issues surrounding SEQRA cases; Legal nemeses of the various participants in the SEQRA process.
- Belgium rapped for pollution. // Utility Week;7/25/2003, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p12
Reports on the ruling of the European Court of Justice, secured by the European Commission, ordering Belgium to amend its environmental laws for its provinces of Flanders and Wallonia. Overview of the environmental laws in Belgium; Recommendation of the European Commission to Belgium regarding...
- Panel tries to unscramble Superfund contribution decision in Acushnet case. // Environmental Forum;Mar/Apr2001, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p58
Comments on the ruling of the U.S. Appeals Court for the First Circuit on the case Acushnet Co. versus Mohasco Corp. that deals with superfund contribution. Facts of the case; Arguments of the parties; Basis of the ruling; Implications of the ruling.
- Duty of Private Parties to File Environmental Statement. Kaufman Jr., Jack H. // California Law Review;Mar1973, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p559
Discusses the California Supreme Court case 'Friends of Mammoth v. Board of Supervisors of Mono County,' which considered the scope of the state Environmental Quality Act of 1970. Authority of country boards of supervisors to issue conditional use or building permits for private projects;...
- Circumstantial evidence and CERCLA generator liability: Are courts making summary judgment... Wickersham, Bruce D. // Boston College Environmental Affairs Law Review;Fall95, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p121
Discusses how the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) of 1980 has affected courts' decisions for summary judgements. `Acme Printing Inc Co. v. Menard, Inc.'; `Dana Corp. v. American Standard.'
- 2 former plant managers sentenced for polluting. // Industrial Maintenance & Plant Operation;Sep2002, Vol. 63 Issue 9, p6
Reports the conviction of chemical plant managers Jeffrey L. Jackson and Michael J. Peters for violating environmental laws in Texas. Concealment of Peters and Jackson of information about unauthorized emissions of air pollutants; Total fine imposed on the convicts.
- Seeking a Remedy for Clinton's Environmental Excesses. Elvin, John // Insight on the News;4/15/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 13, p34
Reports on the court decisions in the U.S. on the environmental laws passed by the administration of former U.S. President Bill Clinton. Decision of a court in California; Views on the rulings; Aim of a legislation proposed by Representative Greg Walden (R.-Ore.).
- Impact of SWANCC Could Be Substantial. Lazarus, Richard // Environmental Forum;Mar/Apr2001, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p12
Comments on the ruling of the U.S. Supreme Court on the case Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook Country versus U.S. Army Corps of Engineers which struck down the so-called Migratory Bird Rule under the Clean Water Act. Details of the case; Reasoning of the U.S. Supreme Court in handling its...
- Recommendations for Complying With Ballona Wetlands' Definitive Rejection of "Converse-CEQA" Analysis. Hernandez, Jennifer; Maclean, Chelsea // Environmental Law Reporter: News & Analysis;Nov2012, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p11037
The article discusses the recommendations for the compliance to the definitive rejection of the Converse- California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) analysis of Ballona Wetlands case. It states three court decisions to support the analysis rejection, such as holding the environmental impact...