• ‚Äč
    • Share to Facebook
    • Twitter
    • Email
    • Print

The HSUS, et al. v. Department of Commerce et al. (Stellar Sea Lions)


Federal court action challenging National Marine Fisheries Service's decision to authorize invasive research on threatened and endangered sea lions. After the district court granted judgment in our favor, the parties settled the case with an agreement to halt all further invasive research.


 

Court or Agency: United States District Court for the District of Columbia
Plaintiff(s): The HSUS
Defendant: U.S. Department of Commerce, National Marine Fisheries Service
HSUS Counsel: Jennifer Gannett
Outside Counsel: Latham & Watkins
Status: Completed