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HTMLD.C. Circuit Holds that Coast Guard May Impose Nonfinancial Conditions Before Allowing Ships Accused of Violating MARPOL to Leave Port
Mark Aspinall, Daniel Johnson, John M. McCaskill, James A. Orr, Ronald W. Zdrojeski; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
December 22, 2015, previously published on December 22, 2015
On December 15, 2015, a panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit held that the U.S. Coast Guard could impose nonfinancial conditions, in addition to a bond, before permitting ships under suspicion of a MARPOL violation to leave U.S. ports.

 

HTMLMust Playground Equipment & Surfaces Comply with CPSC Lead Limits for Children’s Products?
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
December 21, 2015, previously published on December 2, 2015
Over the past few months, numerous national media outlets have published stories about the potential health risks of a material commonly used on playground surfaces—crumb rubber. Crumb rubber is a granule material typically made from recycled scrap tires that is used to provide a soft play...

 

HTMLAfter Coal, Is EPA Pivoting to Oil?
John B. King; Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, L.L.P.;
Legal Alert/Article
December 21, 2015, previously published on December 08, 2015
After tightening the noose and choking the coal industry through such stringent regulatory efforts as the Coal Combustion Residuals (CCR) Rule and the Clean Power Plan, EPA now seems to be focusing its efforts on the petroleum industry. At least two recent rulemakings, one final and one proposed,...

 

HTMLOntario Climate Change Policy Developments
Michael R. Barrett; Bennett Jones LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
December 16, 2015, previously published on November 25, 2015
On November 24, 2015, the Ontario government released its long-term Climate Change Strategy (CCS) as part of the province's expanding climate change policy development process.

 

HTMLG2 LNG Requests Initiation of FERC Pre-Filing Process
Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
December 11, 2015, previously published on December 10, 2015
G2 LNG, LLC has filed a letter requesting that FERC initiate the pre-filing environmental review process for its proposed liquefaction and export terminal facility on the west bank of the Calcasieu River, Calcasieu Parish, La. between mile markers 3 and 4. The project would have a peak production...

 

HTMLPhilly Jury Awards $1.7 Million Against Employer for Mesothelioma
Joshua D. Scheets; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
December 9, 2015, previously published on December 2, 2015
In the first verdict against an employer in connection with an asbestos personal injury suit brought on behalf of a former employee, a Philadelphia jury returned a verdict totaling $1.7 million in favor of a deceased plaintiff and his wife. In Estate of John Busbey v. Air & Liquid Systems Corp,...

 

HTMLCosmetic Manufacturers' Talc Did Not Cause Asbestos Disease, NJ Jury Finds
Paul C. Johnson; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
December 9, 2015, previously published on December 2, 2015
A Middlesex County jury returned a defense verdict in the matter of Fishbain v. Colgate Palmolive, an asbestos lawsuit arising out of a plaintiff’s alleged use of cosmetic talc products. The plaintiff, Linda Fishbain, alleged that asbestos fibers contaminated the talc used in Cashmere Bouquet...

 

HTMLFord Motor Company Obtains Defense Verdict in Allegheny County Mesothelioma Case
Melissa Devich Cochran; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
December 9, 2015, previously published on December 2, 2015
In a case tried before Judge Terrance O'Brien, an Allegheny County jury returned a defense verdict in favor of Ford Motor Company after nearly a 16-day trial. In Larry English, Administrator of the Estate of Sherry L. English v. Ford, the plaintiffs were represented by Attorney Jerry Block of the...

 

HTMLEPA Issues Renewable Fuels Standard
McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
December 8, 2015, previously published on December 4, 2015
This week, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued its Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) benchmarks, which calls for the mixing of 18.11 billion gallons of biofuels next year. That number includes 14.5 billion gallons of corn-based ethanol with the remainder coming from biodiesel and...

 

Adobe PDFAll Change - Alberta Overhauls Climate Policy, Ushers In Sweeping New Requirements
Kent D. Howie, Michael G. Massicotte, Steven Morrison, Beth Reimer-Heck, Alan L. Ross; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
December 7, 2015, previously published on November 23, 2015
On November 22, 2015, Alberta Premier Rachel Notley announced a far-reaching and comprehensive new strategy on climate change. It not only responds to recommendations of the Climate Change Advisory Panel ("Panel"), which the provincial government appointed this past summer, but also...

 


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