Description Date Docket #
Sturgeon v. Frost
United States Ninth Circuit
Water Law, Environmental Law
Affirming the district court's grant of summary judgment to the federal defendants and held, on remand from the Supreme Court, that the federal...
10/02/2017 13-36165
Living Rivers Council v. State Water Resources Control Board
California Court of Appeal
Water Law, Environmental Law
Affirming a judgment denying a petition for writ of mandate to compel the respondent state water resources control board to rescind its approval of a...
09/28/2017 A148400
In Re The Complaint of Christopher Columbus LLC
United States Third Circuit
Injury & Tort Law, Civil Procedure, Water Law
Vacating the district court dismissal of a negligence lawsuit relating to a drunken brawl that broke out among the passengers of a cruise on the...
09/25/2017 16-1772
Upper Skagit Indian Trive v. Puyallup Tribe
United States Ninth Circuit
Environmental Law, Water Law, Indian Law
Affirming the summary judgment of the district court concluding that prior determinations regarding the geographic scope of the Suquamish Indian...
09/22/2017 15-35540
Ironshore Specialty Insurance Company v. US
United States First Circuit
Oil and Gas Law, Civil Procedure, Water Law
Affirming the dismissal of a insurer's Oil Pollution Act claims against the United States arising from an oil spill cleanup but reversing the...
09/15/2017 16-1589P.01A
Constitution Pipeline Company LLC v. New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
United States Second Circuit
Water Law, Environmental Law
Denying a petition for review of a decision by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation denying the application for certification...
08/18/2017 16-1568
City of Pomona v. SQM North America Corp.
United States Ninth Circuit
Civil Procedure, Water Law, Evidence
Vacating a district court judgment that the defendant was not liable for causing perchlorate contamination of a city water system and holding that the...
08/07/2017 15-56062
Orange County Water Dist. v. Innovative Plastics US LLC
California Court of Appeal
Civil Procedure, Water Law, Environmental Law
Affirming in part and reversing in part the case of a county water district suing polluters where defendants were the recipients of summary judgment...
08/04/2017 D070553
The Estuary Owners Assn. v. Shell Oil Co.
California Court of Appeal
Civil Procedure, Water Law, Injury & Tort Law
Affirming trial court rulings that causes of action for negligence were barred by the three-year statute of limitations but reversing summary judgment...
07/26/2017 A145516
US v. Gila Valley Irrigation Dist.
United States Ninth Circuit
Property Law & Real Estate, Water Law, Indian Law
In consolidated appeals involving the Globe Equity Decree of 1935, and concerning whether landowners can transfer their rights to divert water from...
06/13/2017 14-16942

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