Atlantic Yards Developers Will Conduct New Enviro Study

Law360, New York (June 27, 2012, 4:38 PM EDT) -- The developers of the $4.9 billion Atlantic Yards project that has lured the New Jersey Nets basketball team to Brooklyn lost their final bid Tuesday to avoid conducting a new environmental impact study when a New York state appeals court judge denied their motions for leave to appeal.

With a one-line rejection in a list of rulings on motions related to a litany of other cases, the court upheld an April ruling by a five-judge panel that reprimanded the Empire State Development Corp., New York's main...
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