United States Moves To Certify Interlocutory Appeal, Seeks Stay In MR-GO Dispute

(November 4, 2015, 12:32 PM EST) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. government on Oct. 30 filed a motion for the U.S. Court of Federal Claims to certify for interlocutory appeal its May 1 ruling that held the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' construction, expansions, operation and failure to maintain a 77-mile-long navigational channel caused subsequent storm surge that was exacerbated during Hurricane Katrina and other storms and caused flooding on property that effected a temporary taking under the U.S. Constitution's Fifth Amendment (St. Bernard Parish Government v. The United States, No. 05-1119,...
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