• Court Dismisses California's Global Warming Lawsuit Against Automakers
  • October 10, 2007 | Authors: Jeffrey B. Margulies; Patricia Finn Braddock; Edward C. Lewis
  • Law Firms: Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. - Los Angeles Office ; Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. - Austin Office ; Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. - Houston Office
  • On September 17, 2007, United States District Court Judge Martin Jenkins dismissed a novel lawsuit filed by the California Attorney General that sought to hold major automakers liable for carbon dioxide emissions (CO2), finding that the federal claim was not "justiciable."