Environmental Law

“You’re Going to Need a Bigger Boat”: Navigating the Uncertain Waters of Lake Law

There are many things to enjoy about spending time at a lake: teaching one’s kids to waterski, taking long pontoon boat rides, playing the Beach Boys’ greatest hits on repeat, floating around on a raft, and, of course, cornhole—Indiana’s true pastime.

Unfortunately, no matter how fast you run to your car at 4 p.m. on Friday afternoon to beat the weekend traffic or how far you travel to “your” lake, legal challenges may follow you.


The Dreaded Pre-Tender Issue: Indiana Courts Should Reconsider Whether Pre-tender Costs are Recoverable

by Ryan T. Leagre (Attorney Profile) [i] Associate Plews Shadley Racher & Braun LLP 1346 N. Delaware St. Indianapolis, IN 46202-2415 (317) 637-0700 rleagre@psrb.com The ability of a policyholder to recover pre-tender costs is an evolving area of insurance coverage law. In Dreaded, Inc. v. St. Paul Guardian Insurance Company, the Indiana Supreme Court held […]


Myths and Realities of GMO Labeling Initiatives

by Drake T. Land J.D. Candidate, 2015, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Indiana International & Comparative Law Review: Executive Articles Development Editor B.S., 2007, Ball State University; Muncie, Indiana dtland@umail.iu.edu Twitter (@draketland) LinkedIn Editor’s note: Mr. Land’s article was selected from submissions in the Indiana Law Review‘s first writing competition. Following the introduction […]


Toxic Tort Symposium Details

Register Now at: http://mckinneylaw.iu.edu/events/current.cfm?eid=239 September 23, 2014 Symposium (Click Here for additional information) LIABILITY, RIGHTS AND REMEDIES IN TOXIC TORTS: Local, National and International Responses in the Age of Globalization This Conference will address local, national and international responses to Toxic Torts via robust presentations and discussions.  The first panel, Toxic Torts Liability features four […]