Environmental Cases To Watch In 2016

Law360, New York (December 24, 2015, 8:38 PM EST) -- From legal battles at the U.S. Supreme Court and the Sixth Circuit that will shape the federal government's authority under the Clean Water Act to a closely watched challenge to President Barack Obama's signature climate change initiative, 2016 promises plenty of important developments in environmental law.

Here are the biggest environmental cases to watch in 2016.

Corps v. Hawkes

The U.S. Supreme Court in December agreed to hear the challenge to an Eighth Circuit decision that found courts have the right to review the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' determinations about whether a body of water is subject to its authority...

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