David Rivkin Talks to "New York Times" about Environmental Lawsuits

News / March 22, 2018

Partner David Rivkin is quoted in an article published March 22, 2018, in The New York Times. The article, “Borrowing G.O.P. Playbook, Democratic States Sue the Government and Rack Up Wins,” reports on recent environmental lawsuits filed by “blue-state attorneys” against the Trump administration. Rivkin, who represented opponents of the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan, described the Democrats’ early victories as “sausage making” because they were based on procedural missteps as opposed to the substance of the regulations. “It doesn’t tell you anything about what’s going to be decided at the end of the day,” he told the Times.

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