Euro Attys Back EPA Emissions Finding In DC Circ.

Law360, New York (August 26, 2011, 2:21 PM EDT) -- A group of European environmental lawyers on Thursday asked the D.C. Circuit to uphold a U.S. regulator's finding that greenhouse gas emissions threaten human health and welfare, marking the first time a European entity has taken direct action in U.S. court over climate change.

In its amicus brief submitted for the Great Water Coalition and the Union of Concerned Scientists, ClientEarth highlighted the global impacts of climate change, international science supporting the endangerment finding of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Europe's strides in regulating greenhouse...
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