States Urge 10th Circ. To Revive Clean Water Rule Challenge

Law360, New York (July 13, 2016, 5:39 PM EDT) -- A group of nearly 30 states urged the Tenth Circuit on Tuesday to revive the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s challenge to the federal clean water rule, saying the court is not bound by a Sixth Circuit ruling that circuit courts hold jurisdiction over the claims.

In an amicus brief, the 26 states including Ohio, Texas and Florida and three state agencies urged the Tenth Circuit to rule that challenges to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers’ Waters of the United States Rule do not have...
To view the full article, register now.




Case Information

Case Title

Chamber of Commerce, et al v. EPA, et al

Case Number



Appellate - 10th Circuit

Nature of Suit

2899 Other Statutes

Date Filed

April 20, 2016


Government Agencies

Law360 UK

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Legal News & Analysis

Financial Services Law360 UK and Insurance Law360 UK provide breaking news and in-depth analysis on U.K. and European Union regulation, enforcement, legislation, and litigation involving banks, investment firms, insurers, and more.