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HTMLIf You Own Commercial Property, the Proposed Rule Clarifying Clean Water Act Jurisdiction Could Hamper Your Future Plans: What You Need To Know
John A. Heer, Kevin Patrick Murphy; Walter, Haverfield LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 30, 2014, previously published on July 2014
The proposed new rule by the U.S. EPA and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to define "waters of the United States" under the federal Clean Water Act (CWA) could potentially have far-reaching ramifications for commercial property owners or for companies thinking of entering into a real estate...

 

HTMLEPA is Considering Amendments to its Chemical Risk Management Program (RMP) Rule that Would Impose Burdensome Additional Requirements on both Covered Facilities and Facilities Not Currently Covered by the RMP Rule
Trent M. Doyle, Lawrence P. Halprin, doyle; Keller and Heckman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 30, 2014, previously published on July 29, 2014
On August 1, 2013, reacting to a number of high-profile incidents and the constant drumbeat from the Chemical Safety Board, President Obama signed Executive Order 13650, entitled Improving Chemical Facility Safety and Security. Among other things, EO 13650 directs EPA and OSHA to consider possible...

 

HTMLGerman Renewable Energy Act—Changes in 2014
Thomas Berg; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
July 29, 2014, previously published on July 2014
The amended German Renewable Energy Act ("REA") takes effect on August 1, 2014 and will cause significant changes to Germany's renewable energy landscape, including increased electric generation production targets from renewable energy sources, increased plant capacity, replacement of...

 

HTMLCase Comment - Tsilhqot’in Nation v. British Columbia, 2014 SCC 44
Dentons Canada LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 29, 2014, previously published on July 3, 2014
On June 26, 2014 the Supreme Court of Canada (the “SCC”) released its much anticipated decision in Tsilhqot’in Nation v. British Columbia. The case is significant, in part, because it is the first SCC decision where the applicant, First Nation, successfully proved its claim to...

 

Adobe PDFEPA Issues Final Rule for Existing Cooling Water Intake Structures
Sudhir Lay Burgaard; Morris Polich & Purdy LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 28, 2014, previously published on July 14, 2014
On May 19, 2014, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a final rule under Section 316(b) of the Clean Water Act that is meant to protect aquatic organisms, such as fish and shellfish, that are pressed against cooling water intake structures (impingement) or are pulled into a power...

 

Adobe PDFSuperfund Liability for September 11 Attacks
Ryan C. McKim; Morris Polich & Purdy LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 28, 2014, previously published on July 14, 2014
The tragedy of September 11, 2001 forced the Second Circuit of the Court of Appeals to address the application of an infrequently used affirmative defense to liability under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (“CERCLA”) in the In re September 11...

 

Adobe PDFClimate Change Makes Strange Bedfellows
Steven L. Hoch; Morris Polich & Purdy LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 28, 2014, previously published on July 14, 2014
Here is a huge generality, but it’s mostly true. Environmental groups usually support the issue of environmental justice and they are mostly unimpressed with any smokestack industry attempt to follow various environmental rules. However, in the case of carbon trading, at least here in...

 

Adobe PDFEPA Proposes Phase I Environmental Site Assessment Protocol Requiring Vapor Intrusion Investigation
Morris Polich Purdy LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 28, 2014, previously published on July 14, 2014
The tragedy of September 11, 2001 forced the Second Circuit of the Court of Appeals to address the application of an infrequently used affirmative defense to liability under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (“CERCLA”) in the In re September 11...

 

Adobe PDFSupreme Court Rules that CERCLA Does Not Preempt State Statutes of Repose
Sudhir Lay Burgaard; Morris Polich & Purdy LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 28, 2014, previously published on July 14, 2014
In CTS Corp. v. Waldburger, the Supreme Court held 7-2 that Section 9658 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) does not preempt state statutes of repose, resulting in the dismissal of the landowners’ state law claims for water contamination...

 

Adobe PDFCertain Environmental Cleanup Costs May Not Be Covered by Insurance Where Administrative Orders Were Not “Adversarial” or “Coercive” Enough
Steven L. Hoch; Morris Polich & Purdy LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 28, 2014, previously published on July 14, 2014
Here is a huge generality, but it’s mostly true. Environmental groups usually support the issue of environmental justice and they are mostly unimpressed with any smokestack industry attempt to follow various environmental rules. However, in the case of carbon trading, at least here in...

 


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