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HTMLPennsylvania Court Strikes Down Law Barring Individuals with Convictions from Working with the Elderly
Duane Morris LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 19, 2016, previously published on January 13, 2016
The Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court recently declared a provision in the Older Adults Protective Services Act (“the Act”) that prohibits persons convicted of a list of enumerated crimes to be employed in the care of older adults (including in an adult daily living center, a nursing home...

 

HTMLClean Power Plan—Motions for Stay
Duane Morris LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 19, 2016, previously published on December 2015
As widely reported, in late October more than two dozen states, along with numerous private plaintiffs, brought challenges to EPA’s controversial Clean Power Plan (CPP) final rule that was issued under the stated authority of Section 111 of the Clean Air Act. Perhaps encouraged by the Sixth...

 

HTMLExtensions to Water Conservation Regulation in California
Jolie-Anne S. Ansley; Duane Morris LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 19, 2016, previously published on January 2016
On December 21, 2015, the State Water Resources Control Board (Water Board) released a proposed regulatory framework for modifications to the now-contemplated extensions to the Emergency Regulation for Urban Water Conservation currently in effect in California.

 

HTMLCalifornia Congressional Delegation Continues to Struggle with Drought Legislation
Duane Morris LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 19, 2016, previously published on December 2015
Despite some early light rainfall, the California drought persists. Nearly two-and-a-half months into the new water year, and even with some ski areas having small amounts of snow to make rock skiing fun, California’s water security remains in dire condition.

 

HTMLCuba’s Renewable Energy Plans Offer Opportunities for U.S. Investors
Duane Morris LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 19, 2016, previously published on November 2015
Cuba recently announced plans to install more than two gigawatts of renewable energy capacity by 2030. According to Rosell Guerra, director for renewable energy of the Ministry of Energy and Mines, the additional capacity will result in renewables comprising approximately one-quarter of...

 

HTMLMarket Forces and States as Laboratories—Not Always Desired by Business
Duane Morris LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 19, 2016, previously published on December 2015
In the wake of the December 17, 2015, passage of a Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) reform bill by the U.S. Senate, which followed the lead of the U.S. House of Representatives, one may ask: What is going on? The current Congress is supporting new federal environmental regulation?

 

HTMLPhiladelphia Expands "Ban the Box" Ordinance to Further Restrict the Consideration of Criminal Background Records in Hiring Decisions
Duane Morris LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 19, 2016, previously published on December 22, 2015
On December 15, 2015, Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter signed amendments to the city’s 2011 Fair Criminal Screening Standards (“Ban the Box”) Ordinance that limits employers’ ability to inquire about the criminal backgrounds of job applicants. These amendments expand the...

 

HTMLNew York PSC Adopts Net Metering of Community Distributed Generation Projects
Duane Morris LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 19, 2016, previously published on November 2015
In July 2015, the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) issued an order establishing a Community Distributed Generation program, effective October 19, 2015. The program is intended to make renewables and other forms of distributed generation (DG) available to end users who are otherwise...

 

HTMLFDA Publishes Draft Guidance Documents on Compounding Using Bulk Drug Substances
Duane Morris LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 30, 2015, previously published on November 3, 2015
On October 27, 2015, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published notice of two draft guidance documents in the Federal Register[1]: “Interim Policy on Compounding Using Bulk Drug Substances Under Section 503A of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act”[2] and “Interim...

 

HTMLPersonnel Files and Documents Relating to "Hand-Picked" Directors Ruled Discoverable in Breach of Fiduciary Duty Action Against Private Equity Firm
Paul D. Moore, Keri L. Wintle; Duane Morris LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 30, 2015, previously published on November 23, 2015
A Delaware bankruptcy judge recently ruled that information concerning the compensation and performance of “hand-picked” directors of a private equity firm’s portfolio company was discoverable in an action for breach of fiduciary duty against the private equity firm.

 


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