Environmental Law & Policy Alert – Update from Somach, Simmons & Dunn

June 24, 2022

U.S. Court of Federal Claims Rules for Bureau of Reclamation in City of Fresno Case Challenging 2014 Deliveries to San Joaquin River Exchange Contractors On June 6, 2022, the United States Court of Federal Claims issued a decision in City of Fresno, et al. v. United States and San Luis & Delta Mendota Water Authority, et al., and Central California Irrigation District, et al., denying Plaintiffs’ motion for summary judgment and granting Defendant and Defendant-Intervenor’s motion for summary judgment as to liability. This case has potentially significant implications for the operation of the Central Valley Project during critical water years…. Read More

Written by Ellen M. Moskal