Maui Joins Climate Litigation Campaign As Plaintiffs’ Attorneys Seek To Gain From “Disgorgement Of Profits”

Mainland U.S. plaintiffs’ attorneys are looking for another big payout in Hawai’i after the County of Maui became the second municipality in the state to join the national climate litigation campaign. The move takes place months after the county council approved such a lawsuit, and on Monday, Maui officially filed a public nuisance lawsuit against major energy producers, alleging ...

Source: Energy In Depth