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09/30 5:58 pm

Volkswagen has told the Texas Supreme Court that the state and two counties can’t separately sue the German automaker for environmental or anti-tampering law violations over its 2015 diesel emissions-cheating scandal, saying the federal government has exclusive authority to regulate emissions standards. …Read Full Article

Source: Law360 Environmental Texas

09/30 4:28 pm

A jury verdict in favor of ranchers who claimed a leaky gas pipeline killed several cattle must be wiped out because it rested on speculative testimony from an expert who failed to rule out other possible causes, a Texas appellate court has held. …Read Full Article

Source: Law360 Environmental Texas

09/30 3:59 pm

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Monday again set aside numerous environmental laws it said were in the way of quickly building barriers in Texas along the far southern border with Mexico that are meant to stem the flow of unauthorized immigrants. …Read Full Article

Source: Law360 Environmental Texas

09/27 1:47 pm

Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP is closing two offices, one in Austin, Texas, and another in the San Francisco Bay area, and eight of the firm’s environmental and workplace safety partners are leaving to join Baker Botts, a person familiar with the matter told Law360 on Friday. …Read Full Article

Source: Law360 Environmental Texas

09/25 4:57 pm

Fishermen and community groups on Tuesday told the Fifth Circuit that Texas environmental regulators wrongly barred them from challenging a flawed air permit issued for a proposed liquefied natural gas export project on the Gulf Coast. …Read Full Article

Source: Law360 Environmental Texas

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