Lynn L. Bergeson: Lawyer with Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

Lynn L. Bergeson

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Washington,  DC  U.S.A.
http://www.lawbc.com
Phone202-557-3801

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Practice Areas

  • Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act
  • Toxic Substances Regulation
  • Clean Air Act
  • Resource Conservation and Recovery Act
  • OSHA
  • Pesticide Regulation
  • Chemical Regulation
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Occupational Safety and Health
  • Environmental Regulation
  • Environmental Arbitration
  • Federal Regulatory Law
  • Regulatory Agency Practice
  • REACH
  • Chemicals
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Law
 
Contact InfoTelephone: 202-557-3801
Cell Phone: 240-731-1407
Fax: 202-557-3836
http://www.lawbc.com
 
University Michigan State University, B.A., magna cum laude, 1975
 
Law SchoolColumbus School of Law, Catholic University of America, J.D., Law Review, 1979
 
Admitted1980,District of Columbia;1982,U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit;1983,U.S. District Court, District of Columbia
 
Memberships The District of Columbia Bar; Bar Association of the District of Columbia; American Bar Association (Member, Section on: Environment, Energy, and Resources); Women's Bar Association of the District of Columbia; The Cosmos Club.
 
Biography

Member: Catholic University of America Law Review, 1977-1979. Author: "Pesticides, Chemical Regulation, and Right-to-Know: 2010 Annual Report," in Environment, Energy, and Resources Law: The Year in Review 2010, ABA (2011) (co-author); Nanotechnology: Environmental Law, Policy, and Business Considerations, ABA (2010) (editor); "New on the Horizon: Nanotechnology" in Product Liability, ABA (2010) (co-author); "Pesticides, Chemical Regulation, and Right-to-Know: 2009 Annual Report," in Environment, Energy, and Resources Law: The Year in Review 2009, ABA (2010) (co-author); "Other Regulatory Developments: Federal and European Union Chemical Management Initiatives in 2010," in Environmental Regulation and Commercial Implications 2010: How the New Administration, Congress and the Courts Have Changed the Rules, Practising Law Institute (2010) (co-author); "Pesticides, Chemical Regulation, and Right-to-Know: 2008 Annual Report," in Environment, Energy, and Resources Law: The Year in Review 2008, ABA (2009) (co-author); Genomics and Environmental Regulation: Science, Ethics, and Law, Johns Hopkins University Press (2008) (co-author); Nanotechnology and the Environment, CRC Press (2008) (co-author); "Pesticides, Chemical Regulation, and Right-to-Know: 2007 Annual Report," in Environment, Energy, and Resources Law: The Year in Review 2007, ABA (2008) (co-author); Nanotechnology Deskbook, ELI (2008) (co-author); "Regulation of New Forms of Food Packaging Produced Using Nanotechnology," in Intelligent and Active Packaging for Fruits and Vegetables, CRC Press (2007) (co-author); "Pesticides, Chemical Regulation, and Right-to-Know: 2006 Annual Report" in Environment, Energy, and Resources Law: The Year in Review 2006, ABA (2007); The Nanotechnology-Biology Interface: Exploring Models for Oversight, Center for Science, Technology & Public Policy, University of Minnesota (2006); "Pesticides, Chemical Regulation, and Right-to-Know: 2005 Annual Report — The Risks and Benefits of Nanoscale Materials," in Environment, Energy, and Resources Law: The Year in Review 2005, ABA (2006); "Pesticides, Chemical Regulation, and Right-to-Know: 2004 Annual Report" in Environment, Energy, and Resources Law: The Year in Review 2004, ABA (2005); "The RCRA Practice Manual," ABA (2004) (co-author); Air Quality Compliance and Permitting Manual, McGraw-Hill (2002) (co-author); "RCRA's Statutory Scheme and Strategies for Reform," Contemporary Legal Notes No. 39, Washington Legal Foundation (2001) (co-author); "The TSCA Basic Practice Book," ABA (2000); "The FIFRA Basic Practice Book," ABA (2000); "Pesticides Law Handbook," Government Institutes (1999); "Avoiding Liability for Hazardous Waste: RCRA, CERCLA and Related Corporate Law Issues," Bureau of National Affairs, Corporate Practice Series (1999); Chapter 7 — Liability, "Environmental Law Practice Guide," Matthew Bender (1992); "Facts and Consequences," The Environmental Forum (November/December 2010); "TSCA IUR Revision Poses Challenges for Firms," Chemical Watch European Business Briefing (October 2010); "TSCA Section 5(b)(4) 'Chemicals of Concern' List: Questions, Issues, Concerns," BNA Daily Environment Report (May 2010) (co-author); "EPA's Action Plans Signal a New Chapter for TSCA While Informing the Future Legislative Debate on Chemicals," Environmental Law Reporter (March 2010) (co-author); "Turkey Enacts REACH-Like Chemical Program," Chemical Regulation Reporter (January 2010) (co-author); "FIFRA Scientific Advisory Panel (SAP) Considers Nanosilver," Environmental Law Reporter (December 2009); "Chemical Regulation: Preparing to Address the Challenges Ahead," The Environmental Forum (January/February 2009); "Food and Drug Administration's Regulation of Nanotechnology," BNA Daily Environment Report (September 2008) (co-author); "The New Business of Nanotechnology: Exploring Commercial Opportunities and Risks," Environmental Claims Journal (April 2008); TSCA and Engineered Nanoscale Substances, Nanotechnology Law and Business (March 2007); "TSCA – Chemical Testing Issues," ELR News & Analysis (February 2005) (co-author); "Selected Challenges in Applying Toxicogenomic Data in Federal Regulatory Settings," Proceedings of Workshop on Genetics and Environmental Regulation (2005) (co-author); "Reading the Small Print," The Environmental Forum (March/April 2004) (co-author); "The Environmental Regulatory Implications of Nanotechnology," BNA Chemical Regulation Reporter (April 2004) (co-author); "The Expanding Scope of Liability for Environmental Damage and Its Impact on Business Transactions," The Corporation Law Review (Spring, 1985). Editorial Board, Nanotechnology Law and Business, 2008—; Press Advisory Board, Environmental Law Reporter, Environmental Law Institute (ELI), 2007—; Editorial Advisory Board, The Environmental Forum (ELI), 2004—; Contributing Editor, Environmental Quality Management, 2002—; Editorial Advisory Board, Environmental Quality Management, 2002—; Editorial Advisory Board, Chemical Processing, 2002—; Contributing Editor, Pesticide & Toxic Chemical News, 2002—; Editorial Advisory Board, Pesticide & Toxic Chemical News, 2002—; Editorial Board, Manufacturing Today, 2002 —; Editorial Advisory Board, EPA Administrative Law Reporter, 1996—; Contributing Editor, The Environmental Corporate Counsel Report, 1994—; Editorial Advisory Board, The Environmental Corporate Counsel, 1994—; Contributing Editor, Corporate Legal Times, 1992—; Editorial Advisory Board, Pollution Prevention Review, 1990—; Editorial Advisory Board, Pollution Engineering, 1990—; Legal Editor, Pollution Engineering, 1987— Member, NanoBusiness Commercialization Association Advisory Board, 2009—; Member, American College of Environmental Lawyers (ACOEL), 2011—; Member, Earth Day Network Board of Directors, 2007-2010; Member, Earth Day Network Executive Committee, 2007-2010; Member, President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) Nanotechnology Technical Advisory Group (PCAST nTAG), 2007-2008; Member, EPA's Steering Committee for the Pollution Prevention Through Nanotechnology Conference, 2007—; Member, Steering Committee for the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development's (OECD) Potential Environmental Benefits of Nanotechnology: Fostering Safe Innovation-Led Growth Conference, 2009—; Member, American National Standards Institute (ANSI) ISO Technical Committee 229 on Nanotechnologies, 2007—; Member, ANSI Nanotechnology Standards Panel (NSP) Steering Committee, 2004-2005; Member, ALI-ABA Environmental Law Advisory Panel, 2006—; Chair, ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources (SEER), 2005-2006; Chair, ABA SEER Committee on Pesticides, Chemical Regulation and Right-to-Know (PCRRTKC), 2006-2008; Chair, ABA SEER Special Committee on TSCA Reform, 2009—; Vice Chair of the PCRRTKC, 2008. Founding Member, The Society of Women Environmental Professionals.

 
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EPA Announces Safer Alternatives for Toxic Flame Retardants
Lynn L. Bergeson, June 18, 2014
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced on June 12, 2014, safer alternatives to flame retardants currently used in consumer and commercial products, including building insulation and products with flexible polyurethane foam. According to EPA, flame retardant chemicals such as...

EPA Extols Pesticide Civil Penalty, But the Decision Could Be Problematic for Registrants and EPA
Timothy D. Backstrom,Lynn L. Bergeson, June 18, 2014
On June 6, 2014, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that Liphatech, Inc. (Liphatech), a pesticide manufacturer based in Milwaukee, WI, paid a $738,000 civil penalty for Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) violations. The vast majority of the penalty was...

Chemical Facility Safety and Security Working Group Issues Report Summarizing Progress on Improving Chemical Facility Safety and Security
Lynn L. Bergeson, June 10, 2014
In April 2013, an explosion destroyed a fertilizer plant in West, Texas, killing 15. In response to this and other recent catastrophic and fatal incidents at chemical facilities, President Obama on August 1, 2013, issued Executive Order (EO) 13650 -- Improving Chemical Facility Safety and Security....



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