Status: Motion for a stay of the proceedings granted. [ 05/19/2021 ]
Description: Lawsuit brought by the City of Annapolis against fossil fuel companies seeking damages and other relief based on the companies' alleged concealment of information about their products' contribution to climate change.
Status: Motion to dismiss for lack of personal jurisdiction denied. [ 03/31/2022 ]
Description: Lawsuit seeking damages and other relief from fossil fuel companies for alleged conduct that the City and County of Honolulu contends actually and proximately caused climate change impacts.
Status: Letter filed by appellants in response to Minnesota's supplemental authorities (appellate court decisions in County of San Mateo and Baltimore cases). [ 05/03/2022 ]
Description: Action brought by Minnesota against members of the fossil fuel industry for allegedly causing climate change harms by misleading the public by downplaying the threat of climate change and the role of their products in causing climate change.
Status: Letter filed by defendants-appellants in response to plaintiff-appellee's citation of supplemental authorities (Tenth Circuit Decision in Board of County Commissioners of Boulder County case). [ 02/18/2022 ]
Description: Lawsuit seeking to recover climate change-related damages allegedly resulting from the defendant energy companies' production of fossil fuels and concealment of fossil fuels’ harms.
Status: Letter filed by appellant in response to Connecticut's letter regarding Board of County Commissioners of Boulder County case. [ 03/02/2022 ]
Description: Lawsuit seeking to hold Exxon Mobil Corporation liable for violation of the Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act in connection with alleged deceptive acts to create uncertainty about climate science.
Description: Lawsuit seeking damages from utility and owner of former rocket engine test and nuclear research facility in connection with destruction of homes and other property by the Woolsey Fire in Malibu.
Status: Letter filed by Rhode Island to notify court of supplemental authorities (Ninth Circuit decision in County of San Mateo case). [ 04/26/2022 ]
Description: State of Rhode Island lawsuit seeking to hold fossil fuel companies liable for causing climate change impacts that adversely affect Rhode Island and jeopardize State-owned or -operated facilities, real property, and other assets.
Description: Action by a commercial fishing industry trade group to hold fossil fuel companies liable for adverse climate change impacts to the ocean off the coasts of California and Oregonthat resulted in "prolonged closures" of Dungeness crab fisheries.