Description: Lawsuit alleging that Texas Department of Transportation failed to comply with the requirements in the National Environmental Policy Act and Section 4(f) of the Department of Transportation Act in connection with the rerouting of a Houston highway,
Description: Lawsuit asserting that the Geologic Energy Management Division of the California Department of Conservation issued permits for oil and gas drilling and other oil and gas activities without complying with the California Environmental Quality Act.
Status: Petition for writ of mandate filed. [ 02/04/2021 ]
Description: Lawsuit to compel the California Department of Housing and Community Development to supplement its regional housing needs determination for the San Francisco Bay Area to consider jobs-housing balance.
Status: EPA's motion for voluntary vacatur granted. [ 04/05/2021 ]
Description: Challenge to EPA rule setting a threshold for determining whether greenhouse gas emissions from new source performance standard source categories contribute significantly to dangerous air pollution.
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.