Tag Archives: Water

Alaska Issues Air and Water Violations to Polluting Cruise Lines

The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) issued air quality violations to eight cruise ships and water quality violations to nine cruise ships last week, according to the Juneau Empire. In an article by Kevin Gullufsen, the newspaper reported that … Continue reading

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Polluting Cruise Lines Continue to Violate Alaskan Air and Water Laws

Local residents in Juneau recently lodged numerous complaints about exhaust emissions which belched into the air from the Norwegian Pearl to the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) in Alaska, according to a newspaper in Juneau. The Juneau Empire reported that … Continue reading

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The Water Next Time — And This

With the daily freak show of American politics, you might be forgiven for not noticing one of the most horrific disasters in years: the devastating floods in the southwestern Indian state of Kerala, at the tip of the subcontinent. More … Continue reading

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CJEU back in ‘Hot Water’ – when are infringing goods being ‘offered’?

DAVIDOFF HOT WATER is the name of a perfume and as such registered as an EU trade mark. Coty is the exclusive licensee for this trade mark and distributes the perfume in Germany. In 2015, the CJEU ruledthat Coty could … Continue reading

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Ruling Expands Rights to Bring Citizen Suits under Clean Water Act

The ruling in Upstate Forever and Savannah Riverkeeper v. Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, LP expands the rights of citizens groups to bring suits for penalties and injunctive relief under the Clean Water Act even when a state EPA is actively … Continue reading

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