Strong intervention rules help mitigate harms of "sue and settle" litigation

In 2014, a lightning strike ignited a wildfire in the Johnson Bar Campground in Idaho’s Nez Perce National Forest. As a result of the fire, a substantial amount of dead … ›

A win for property owners and fairness

Author: Damien M. Schiff Last week, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, sitting en banc, overturned, in Wilderness Society v. United States Forest Service, the circuit's "none but the federal defendant" … ›

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Strong intervention rules help mitigate harms of "sue and settle" litigation

In 2014, a lightning strike ignited a wildfire in the Johnson Bar Campground in Idaho’s Nez Perce National Forest. As a result of the fire, a substantial amount of dead … ›

A win for property owners and fairness

Author: Damien M. Schiff Last week, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, sitting en banc, overturned, in Wilderness Society v. United States Forest Service, the circuit's "none but the federal defendant" … ›

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Strong intervention rules help mitigate harms of "sue and settle" litigation

In 2014, a lightning strike ignited a wildfire in the Johnson Bar Campground in Idaho’s Nez Perce National Forest. As a result of the fire, a substantial amount of dead … ›

A win for property owners and fairness

Author: Damien M. Schiff Last week, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, sitting en banc, overturned, in Wilderness Society v. United States Forest Service, the circuit's "none but the federal defendant" … ›

Strong intervention rules help mitigate harms of "sue and settle" litigation

In 2014, a lightning strike ignited a wildfire in the Johnson Bar Campground in Idaho’s Nez Perce National Forest. As a result of the fire, a substantial amount of dead … ›

A win for property owners and fairness

Author: Damien M. Schiff Last week, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, sitting en banc, overturned, in Wilderness Society v. United States Forest Service, the circuit's "none but the federal defendant" … ›