Case Law Update

6th Annual Ohio Surface Water Conference

On September 13, 2016, Scott presented as part of the 6th Annual Ohio Surface Water Conference in Columbus, OH. He updated attendees on several significant issues and cases, such as Murray Energy Corporation v. EPA, et al, which challenged the “Clean Water Rule”. Others issues included discharging to groundwater, appealing jurisdictional determinations and compliance orders, the National Environmental Policy Act, agricultural discharge, takings and enforcement. Numerous specific case studies were used to discuss these issues.