Research Posts

“Analysis of Recent Challenges to Environmental Impact Reports”

December 4, 2012 By Holland and Knight This report analyzes 95 published opinions from 1997 to 2012 in which CEQA plaintiffs litigated the validity of an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) to the California Court of Appeal or Supreme Court. Among its findings: Of the cases which could be characterized as involving “greenfield” or “infill” projects, … Continue reading