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HTMLStudy Suggests Risk of Earthquake and Tsunami at Proposed Jordan Cove LNG Terminal
Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 7, 2014, previously published on July 1, 2014
The Oregonian reports on the risks that a large earthquake and resulting tsunami would pose to the proposed Jordan Cove liquefied natural gas terminal in Coos Bay. An Oregon State University study indicates there is a 40 percent chance of a mega-thrust earthquake and subsequent tsunami occurring in...

 

HTMLClatsop County was Biased against Pipeline for Oregon LNG, Must Reconsider Permit
Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 7, 2014, previously published on June 30, 2014
Oregon’s Land Use Board of Appeals told the Clatsop County commissioners that they must reconsider the land use permit previously denied for a pipeline to serve Oregon LNG’s proposed LNG export terminal in Warrenton. The Board of Appeals determined that one of the commissioners was...

 

HTMLGeorgia Coop Enters 25-Year Solar Deal
Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 7, 2014, previously published on July 1, 2014
Jackson Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) has entered into a 25-year agreement to purchase power from a ground-mounted solar project developed by Green Power EMC. The project is being constructed near Hazlehurst, Georgia by Silicon Ranch Corporation based in Nashville, Tennessee and will span...

 

HTMLVermont Coop Proposes Change to Net Metering Program
Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 7, 2014, previously published on July 1, 2014
As the Sutherland Coop Team reported on April 2, 2014, legislation in Vermont this spring opened the door for more homeowners to sell excess power back to the electrical grid. East Montpelier-based Washington Electric Cooperative (WEC) has proposed that a grid service fee be charged to net metering...

 

HTMLCalifornia Appellate Court Remands Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board Finding that Officer’s Off-Duty Exercise Injury Was Not Compensable
Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 7, 2014, previously published on June 30, 2014
On January 9, 2012, a correctional sergeant injured his knee while at home performing jumping jacks as part of his normal warm-up routine prior to more strenuous exercise. The correctional sergeant reported his injury as work related because it took place while exercising to maintain the physical...

 

HTMLTennessee "Volunteers" Taxpayer for Alternative Apportionment
Andrew D. Appleby, Stephen Burroughs; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 3, 2014, previously published on June 27, 2014
The Tennessee Court of Appeals held that the Commissioner had the authority to require Vodafone, a wireless communications provider, to use an alternative apportionment method for Tennessee franchise and excise tax purposes. Vodafone used Tennessee’s statutory cost-of-performance (COP) method...

 

HTMLAlice v. CLS Bank: U.S. Supreme Court Revisits Subject Matter Eligibility Under 35 U.S.C. § 101
Christopher J. Chan, Malvern (Griff) U. Griffin, Brian H. Tompkins; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 3, 2014, previously published on June 26, 2014
On June 19, the Supreme Court issued a decision in Alice Corporation. Pty. Ltd. v. CLS Bank International. et al., a high-profile patent case involving the scope of patent eligibility under 35 U.S.C. § 101. In a unanimous decision, the Court affirmed the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal...

 

HTMLSigned, Sealed, Delivered, They're Ours: Illinois Sources Cloud Computing Receipts Using Market-Based Approach
Sahang-Hee Hahn, Pilar Mata; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 3, 2014, previously published on June 27, 2014
The Illinois Department of Revenue determined that a taxpayer’s cloud computing receipts should be sourced for sales factor purposes using a market-based approach because the receipts were derived from services. The taxpayer was an information technology hosting services provider engaged in a...

 

HTMLDowneast LNG alters plan for LNG Terminal
Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 3, 2014, previously published on June 25, 2014
Dean Girdis, CEO of Downeast LNG, announced that the company is altering the proposed Washington County, Maine, facility to be a “bi-directional facility.” The facility would handle both the import and export of natural gas. The proposed project would have the ability to liquefy 2...

 

HTMLFlorida's Bob Ross Cloud: Happy, Puffy and Tax-Free
Andrew D. Appleby, Stephen Burroughs; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 3, 2014, previously published on June 25, 2014
The Florida Department of Revenue determined that the sale of remote storage and cloud computing services, along with related data transfer fees, are information services not subject to Florida sales tax or Communication Service Tax (CST). The taxpayer’s remote storage service grants...

 


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