KBK Files Amicus Brief to Defend Clean Water Act’s Protections
July 2019 – Kendall Brill & Kelly filed an amicus brief on behalf of a coalition of craft brewers from around the nation in a case pending before the U.S. Supreme Court, County of Maui, Hawaii v. Hawaii Wildlife Fund, et. al. The case involves an important issue concerning the interpretation of the federal Clean Water Act. The Supreme Court is considering an argument that the Clean Water Act does not regulate pollution that enters waters like rivers, lakes, and oceans, so long as the pollution flows through groundwater at any time during its journey into those waters. More>.
KBK Partner Nicholas F. Daum Writes Commentary on Supreme Court’s Gerrymandering Decision
July 2019 – Kendall Brill & Kelly LLP Partner Nicholas F. Daum authored a commentary in the Daily Journal regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s 5-4 ruling in Rucho v. Common Cause in which the majority found that partisan gerrymandering claims present political questions beyond the reach of the federal courts. Mr. Daum said that, despite the court’s opinion, state courts can fix the problem by using each state’s Constitution to determine cases of partisan gerrymandering. More>.
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