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HTMLImplications of CBSA’s Recent Imposition of Duties on Chinese Solar Imports
Graham Erion, Andrew Lord, Sean E.H. Tyler; Davis LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 18, 2015, previously published on March 11, 2015
The Canadian Border Services Agency (the “CBSA”) has imposed duties on Chinese-produced solar modules, which may dampen the downward slide of solar module prices in Canada, at least temporarily.

 

HTMLAwaiting the Arrival of Proposed Revisions to OSHA PSM and EPA’s RMP Rules: Atmospheric Storage Tanks
Steven Boutwell, R. Lee Vail; Kean Miller LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 17, 2015, previously published on March 10, 2015
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (“OSHA”) published a Request for Information (“RFI”) on December 9, 2013 concerning possible changes to the Process Safety Management (“PSM”) program codified at 29 C.F.R. 1910.119. See 78 Fed. Reg. 73756 (Dec. 9,...

 

HTMLCoastal Erosion Lawsuit against the Oil and Gas Industry Dismissed
Steven Boutwell, Tyler Moore Kostal; Kean Miller LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 17, 2015, previously published on March 4, 2015
A federal judge dismissed the lawsuit that the New York Times referred to as “The Most Ambitious Environmental Lawsuit Ever” on February 13, 2015, with a finding that the plaintiffs did not state a viable claim for relief.

 

HTMLLDEQ Now Limits Term for Minor Source Air Permits and Requires Update for Such Existing Permits
Steven Boutwell, Tokesha M. Collins; Kean Miller LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 17, 2015, previously published on February 20, 2015
In the past, Minor Source Air Permits issued by LDEQ typically did not have an expiration date. That has changed. Per Louisiana Revised Statute 30:2023(A), all environmental permits issued by the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (“LDEQ”) “shall have, as a matter of...

 

HTMLEPA Proposes Changes to Oil Spill Dispersant Use
Steven Boutwell, R. Lee Vail; Kean Miller LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 17, 2015, previously published on January 20, 2015
Dispersants are one of the tools available to mitigate detrimental impacts to shorelines and wildlife exposed to oil spills. In response to the Deepwater Horizon incident, the EPA authorized use of surface and subsurface dispersants. In mid-January 2015, the EPA announced that it would soon publish...

 

HTMLFracking: To Ban Or Not To Ban?
Ronald W. Farley; Burr & Forman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 16, 2015, previously published on February 2, 2015
The process of hydraulic fracturing (also known simply as “fracking”) continues to divide the public and public policymakers, even as resulting lower natural gas prices have encouraged industries, including many power plants, to convert from coal-fired boilers as one means as coping...

 

HTMLEPA’s Rules Related to Carbon Emissions and Climate Change Prompt A New Focus By The Opposition
Ronald W. Farley; Burr & Forman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 16, 2015, previously published on March 2, 2015
EPA’s new rules for limiting emissions of carbon dioxide for both existing power plants and proposed plants have prompted at least two substantive reports by public policy institutes focusing on the economic aspects of the proposals. The Beacon Hill Institute at Suffolk University and The...

 

HTMLKaska Nation Announces Plans to Develop a New Resource Law in its Traditional Territory, While Yukon Government Extends Staking Prohibition in Ross River Area
Stephanie Axmann, Selina Lee-Andersen; McCarthy Tétrault LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 16, 2015, previously published on February 4, 2015
On January 27, 2015, the leaders of the Kaska Nation issued a news release and declaration announcing plans to develop a resource law and regulations (Kaska Resource Law). The introduction of the Kaska Resource Law is intended to provide clear direction to resource proponents seeking to operate in...

 

HTMLWinter Storm Juno Emergency Declaration Issued by Mass DEP
Glenn A. Wood; Rubin and Rudman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 16, 2015, previously published on Jan 30, 2015
Mass DEP issued a Severe Weather Emergency Declaration in anticipation of Winter Storm Juno pursuant to the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act (“WPA”), M.G.L. c.131, §40 and in accordance with 310 CMR 10.06(8). The Emergency Declaration is in effect from January 27, 2015 until...

 

HTMLObama Administration Anticipates Movement in Doomsday Clock
Scott Hitch, Michelli Rivera; Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 16, 2015, previously published on January 29, 2015
Last week the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists (BAS) moved the minute hand on the Doomsday Clock two minutes closer to midnight. Advancement of the clock hand symbolizes experts’ concerns on the threat of global catastrophe. Kennette Benedict, executive director of the BAS warned that...

 


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