Since our founding in 1970, NRDC has been in court defending the environment and human health. Litigation is in our DNA.
Here, you can follow some of our landmark court battles as well as other legal advocacy, including administrative cases and amicus briefs. Whether up against a fossil fuel corporation or a government agency, NRDC will continue using facts, evidence, and the rule of law to enforce safeguards and hold polluters accountable.
Featured Court Battles
Center for Biological Diversity et al. v. Bureau of Land Management et al. (Willow Project)
NRDC v. EPA (Tetrachlorvinphos)
NRDC Litigation in Action