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General Category Scallop Fishermen v. Secretary, United States Department of Commerce

ELR Citation: ELR 20114
Nos. No. 10-2341, (3d Cir., 03/16/2011)

The Third Circuit upheld regulations issued by the National Marine Fishery Service (NMFS) implementing an amendment to the Atlantic Sea Scallop Fishery Management Plan that, among other things, sets a "control date" that effectively terminates the access rights of general scallop fishermen who were not established in the fishery prior to...

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