4 High Court Cases Enviro Attys Should Watch This Term

Law360 (October 4, 2019, 8:38 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court is set to decide several important cases of interest to environmental attorneys this term, beginning with a hotly contested battle over whether the Clean Water Act covers pollution that travels through groundwater.

The justices will also hear arguments over whether Montana residents can use a state law to sue parties involved in a Superfund cleanup for damages in excess of agreements reached with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

Three Citgo units are asking the high court to reverse a Third Circuit decision holding them responsible for a $140 million oil spill off the coast of Delaware....

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!