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Toxic Substances Control Act Reform: What's Happening, and What's Next?

ELR Article

Betting on Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) reform before the 2016 presidential election is anything but a sure thing. While most remain optimistic, with each passing day, the window of opportunity is narrowed. One possibility is...

Methods of Crude Oil Transport: Relative Risks and Benefits

ELR Article

As America’s oil and natural gas boom spreads across the country, producers are finding it difficult to get oil from the wells to market. Pipeline capacity is limited, and shipping crude by rail has raised concerns in the media. What...

Setting the Bar for “Injury” in Environmental Exposure Cases: How Low Can It Go?

ELR Article

On May 16, 2012, ELI convened a panel of experts to provide an overview and analysis of the tension between regulatory and common-law standards for injury in the context of toxic tort litigation. The speakers discussed and debated...