West Headnote of the Day – August 2, 2010

August 2, 2010

West's Key 149E Environmental Law
West's Key 149EIX Hazardous Waste or Materials
West's Key 149Ek436 Response and Cleanup; Liability
West's Key 149Ek437 k. In General.

149E Environmental LawOil Pollution Act (OPA) was designed to streamline federal law so as to provide quick and efficient cleanup of oil spills, compensate victims of such spills, and internalize the costs of spills within the petroleum industry.
Hornbeck Offshore Transp., LLC v. U.S., 569 F.3d 506 (D.C. Cir. 2009)