Two New Suits Filed Against Fla. Cities Allegedly Profiting From Water Authority
- law & water. Stiegler, Mayo H. // Journal: American Water Works Association;Apr2003, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p40
Presents information on legal issues concerning water management. Water rights in Rio Grande County; Walcek vs. U.S.; Total Environment Solutions vs. Public Service Commission.
- TAX LITIGATION PRIMER. Miller, Maxwell A. // Corporate Business Taxation Monthly;Nov2000, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p16
Explores the processes of state tax litigation and ways to represent a taxpayer successfully. Attributes that tax litigators must possess; Significance of presumption of assessment correctness in tax litigation; Limitations of cross-examination when used in tax litigation.
- Notes and Recent Decisions. Morris, Richard B.; Kirgis Jr., Frederic L.; Day, Donald B.; Jacob, Bernard E.; Granberg, Derald E.; Mitchell, Matthew P. // California Law Review;May59, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p383
Presents an update on court cases and decisions in the U.S. as of May 1959. Determinant of the antitrust offense; Application of apportioned state net income taxes to wholly interstate business; Disclosure of non-participating informer's identity when legality of a search is in issue.
- A Clean Water Legal Story, In Two Acts. Lazarus, Richard // Environmental Forum;Sep/Oct2003, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p8
Presents two Clean Water Act cases in Everglades, Florida. Basis of the lawsuit filed by former U.S. acting attorney Dexter Lehtinen against the State of Florida; Background on the South Florida Water Management District versus Miccosukee Tribe of Indians case; Legal theories embedded in the...
- Citizen Lawsuit Involving Chemical Spraying Can Proceed Under the CWA. Stiegler, Mayo H. // Journal: American Water Works Association;Aug2004, Vol. 96 Issue 8, p39
Deals with the decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit to pursue a citizen enforcement lawsuit involving chemical spraying brought under the Clean Water Act. Chemicals regulated under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act; Controversy over the spraying...
- AMERICAN CANOE ASSOCIATION V. MURPHY FARMS, INC.: THE FOURTH CIRCUIT REAFFIRMS THAT AN ENVIRONMENTAL ORGANIZATION WITH ARTICLE III STANDING TO SUE UNDER THE CITIZEN-SUIT PROVISION OF THE CLEAN WATER ACT 'MUST SAFETY THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE GWALTNEY TEST. Jackson, Ronald // University of Baltimore Journal of Environmental Law;Fall2004, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p65
Examines the case American Canoe Association v. Murphy Farms, Inc., in which the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit affirmed the district court's ruling that the association has Article II standing to sue Murphy Farms for alleged violations of the Clean Water Act. Details of the case;...
- CORPS OF ENGINEERS SUED TO STOP PERMIT. // Coal Age;Oct2001, Vol. 106 Issue 10, p14
Focuses on a lawsuit filed by the residents from Kentucky against the United States Army Corps of Engineers to stop the approval of a Massey Energy mining permit. Implication of the project; Violations made by the Corps under the Clean Water Act.
- You be the Judge. // Saturday Evening Post;Jul/Aug1980, Vol. 252 Issue 5, p120
Focuses on a court case which dealt with the riparian rights of a person owning land that borders a stream or body of water. Background on the properties of the plaintiff and the defendant.
- Comment on Recent Cases. W.C.J.; E.M.C.; A.M.K.; O.K.M.; R.P. // California Law Review;Jul18, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p374
Comments on various cases filed in California in 1918. Significance of the Selective Draft Act; State taxation of foreign corporations; Estates at law and in equity; Rights to abandoned water.