Atlantic Yards Doesn't Need New Enviro Study: Attys

Law360, New York (February 14, 2012, 5:21 PM EST) -- A Forest City Ratner Cos. LLC attorney told a New York state appeals court Tuesday that the $4.9 billion Atlantic Yards development to bring the NBA’s New Jersey Nets to Brooklyn didn't need a new environmental review — which could call for bringing in more developers.

In the latest round of litigation over the sprawling project — which will bring a new arena and other developments to Brooklyn in a first phase and and develop much of the surrounding 22 acres in a second phase —...
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