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Daily Update summarizes environment-related rules, proposed rules, and notices published in the current issue of the Federal Register.

Daily Update for Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Wednesday, November 25 2015

80 FR 73835


United States v. ATP Oil & Gas Corp., No. 2:13-cv-0262 (E.D. La. Nov. 19, 2015). A settling CWA defendant that is going through Chapter 7 bankruptcy proceedings must pay a $38 million penalty in connection with unauthorized discharges of oil and chemicals from an oil platform into the Gulf of Mexico; the judgment will be treated as an allowed unsecured claim in the bankruptcy proceedings.

Clean Water Act (CWA)