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Enforcement, §113

Arrest the Incinerator Remediation, Inc. v. OHM Remediation Servs. Corp.

The court holds that the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) preempts a citizens group's private state-law nuisance action against a contractor hired by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency...

South Dakota v. Yankton Sioux Tribe

The Court holds that a landfill constructed on land ceded from the Yankton Sioux Reservation in South Dakota by an 1894 Act that diminished the boundaries of the reservation is not subject to federal environmental regulation. The Court...

United States v. Hoechst Celanese Corp.

The court holds a company liable for violations of the National Emission Standard for Equipment Leaks of Benzene that occurred after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) provided the company with actual notice of its...