by Craig Richardson RealClear Energy Home to some of the most beautiful and bountiful fishing and hunting grounds in the world, Louisiana has long been known as the Sportsman’s Paradise. Unfortunately, a government-sponsored legal war against some of the country’s largest job creators has earned the state a new nickname: The Lawsuit Paradise. Seeking to [...]
by Craig E. Richardson, E&E Legal President As appearing on RealClear Energy Sometimes the most important Supreme Court decisions are overlooked because of their technical nature. That is the case with the Supreme Court's choice to hear jurisdictional claims in B.P. P.L.C., et al. v. Mayor and City Council of Baltimore. The Court's ruling will either [...]
by Greg Walcher, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As appearing in the Daily Sentinel I hate to say I told you so, but I told you so. Recent reports about the extraordinary number of lawsuits against the Trump administration verify exactly what some of us predicted. After the 2016 election, it seemed clear that opponents [...]
by John O'Brien Legal Newsline CONCORD, N.H. (Legal Newsline) – New Hampshire’s governor has vetoed legislation that would have given personal injury lawyers a new way to file lawsuits, even when their clients haven’t been injured. Being able to make a claim for medical monitoring allows lawyers to sue companies with the hope of putting [...]
Today, E&E President Craig Richardson appeared on InfoWar's David Knight Show. He discussed his recent op-ed on Townhall.com discussing how leftists municipalities are suing energy companies over "climate change" as a way of trying to raise money for their failed program. Watch here.
by Craig Richardson, E&E Legal President As Appearing on Townhall.com Cities and states are suing energy companies in a desperate attempt to erase their poor spending choices. Local officials argue oil and gas companies contribute to climate change and must be held accountable, but beneath this façade, leftist politicians are trying to win the lawsuit [...]
by Craig Richardson, E&E Legal President As Appearing on RealClear Energy Revealing the clandestine interactions between environmental activists and left-leaning state officials who are promoting climate change lawsuits is a challenge, but a clear, disturbing picture has emerged regarding climate litigation filed in Rhode Island. Make no mistake; leftist politicians in Rhode Island who are [...]
Today, E&E Legal President Craig Richardson did a segment on the Bill Martinez Live radio show to discuss a recent op-ed he wrote regarding a N.Y. Supreme Court's decision to throw out a frivolous shake-down "climate" suit by the Left.
by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe Newsom’s Grand Power Plan: Asks Warren Buffett to buy PG&E California Governor Gavin Newsom, doing his best to avoid responsibility for California’s power failures, blames “dog-eat-dog capitalism” for the state’s current crisis. In his next breath, Newsom wants Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway to make a takeover bid for [...]
by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe Gov. Gavin Newsom Struggles To Stay In Control More than 2.5 million Californians are without power in 36 counties, while parts of the state burn. Utilities warn the power outages could go on for up to five days. Sunday, Governor Gavin Newsom declared a statewide emergency [...]