Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act


In 1960, Brown & Bryant, Inc. ("B&B"), a now-defunct company, owned and operated an agricultural chemical storage and distribution facility located in Arvin, California on a 3.8-acre parcel of land. See United States v. Burlington North &...

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Environmental law refers to a variety of protections which share the goal of protecting the environment.

Federal Law

The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) was passed in 1970 along with the Environmental Quality Improvement Act and...

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Consolidated with Burlington No. & Santa Fe R. Co. v. U.S. (07-1601).