EPA Urges DC Circ. To Toss Suit Over Operating Permit Policy

Law360, Los Angeles (October 28, 2013, 4:02 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday urged the D.C. Circuit to dismiss for lack of jurisdiction an industry organization's lawsuit over an agency memorandum regarding the applicability of a Sixth Circuit ruling on permitting requirements for industrial sites, saying the document isn't a reviewable final agency action.

The EPA said in an Oct. 24 response brief that the National Environmental Development Association's Clean Air Project — a coalition of U.S. manufacturers — doesn't have standing to sue over the EPA's December memo because it has...
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Case Information

Case Title

National Environmental Dev v. EPA

Case Number



Appellate - DC Circuit

Nature of Suit

Date Filed

February 18, 2013

Government Agencies

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