Entries by Adam Morey

Forbes: Losing Streak Emerges As NYC, Hired Guns Defeated In Climate Change Case By Big Oil

LRANY’s statement on the dismissal of New York’s climate change lawsuit against the fossil fuel companies was picked up by Forbes/Legal Newsline: Resisting these lawsuits have been several Republican state attorneys general and the Trump administration. Opposition to the cases argues that is the job of the legislative and executive branches to regulate greenhouse gases. Where […]

Statement on Judge Keenan’s Decision to Dismiss New York City’s Climate Lawsuit

Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York Executive Director Tom Stebbins’ Statement on Judge Keenan’s Decision to Dismiss New York City’s Climate Lawsuit: “We’re thrilled with Judge Keenan’s decision today to dismiss the City’s baseless climate change lawsuit. New York is already a haven for excessive litigation and this kind of lawsuit only adds to the […]

PRESS RELEASE: Civil Justice Advocate Calls for Dismissal of NY Climate Lawsuit

***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** June 13, 2018 Lawsuit Reform Alliance Calls for Court to Dismiss Climate Lawsuit   “Profit-seeking trial lawyers should not be making public policy in the courts.”   ALBANY— Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York executive director Tom Stebbins called on Southern District of New York Judge Keenan to dismiss the climate lawsuit […]