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ELI Launches Deepwater Horizon Litigation Database: 255 Cases Filed in Mississippi, Louisiana, and Texas

November 4, 2010

(Washington, DC) — The Environmental Law Institute has launched a new online tool to help users access information related to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill (DHOS), available at...

Watershed Resources Registry One of Several New Tools for Planners

May 26, 2010

(Washington, DC) — Managers, planners, and regulators are looking for new ways to coordinate and improve their efforts to protect entire watersheds. The May-June issue of the...

State Invasive Species Programs Require Federal Support

May 10, 2010

(Washington, DC) — The Environmental Law Institute and the Union of Concerned Scientists announce the publication of Status and...

ELI Announces Winner of Fifth Annual "Endangered Environmental Laws" Student Writing Competition

May 6, 2010

(Washington, DC) — Nathan Howe, a second-year student at Washington and Lee University School of Law, was named the winner of the fifth annual ELI-...

Holland & Knight Attorneys Larry Liebesman and Rafe Petersen Author Second Edition of Endangered Species Deskbook

May 6, 2010

(Washington, DC) — The Environmental Law Institute has released the second edition of The Endangered Species Deskbook, authored by Holland...