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Adobe PDFDeclaratory Relief Not Available to Confirm the Validity of Permits Issued by Environmental Regulators
Ryan C. McKim; Morris Polich & Purdy LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 18, 2015, previously published on January 8, 2015
In Shell Gulf of Mexico Inc. v. Center for Biological Diversity, Inc., 771 F.3d. 632 (9th Cir. 2014), 2014 WL5839951, the Ninth Circuit struck a blow to companies hoping to prevent environmental groups from interfering with permits related to the environment.

 

Adobe PDFDefining the Scope of Operator Liability Post-Bestfoods
Sudhir Lay Burgaard; Morris Polich & Purdy LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 18, 2015, previously published on January 8, 2015
In California Dept. of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) v. Jim Dobbas, Inc., et al., a district court in the Eastern District of California denied DTSC’s motion to dismiss cost recovery and contribution counterclaims against it brought under the Comprehensive Environmental Response,...

 

HTMLInternal Documents Reveal Concealment of Benzene Dangers
James P. Nevin; Brayton Purcell, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 27, 2015, previously published on December 23, 2014
For over sixty years, the companies within the chemical and oil industries--and the lawyers that represent them--have been arguing the safety levels of benzene and other toxic substances in and out of the courtroom. Their arguments, supported by self-funded scientific research, downplay hazards...

 

HTMLCorps Issues New Compensatory Mitigation Guidelines for California
Alexander L. Merritt; Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on January 21, 2015
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, South Pacific Division, has issued its “Final 2015 Regional Compensatory Mitigation and Monitoring Guidelines.”

 

HTMLWinter Storms Raise a Blizzard of Questions for Employers
Salvador P. Simao; Ford Harrison LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 18, 2015, previously published on January 27, 2015
Executive Summary: Almost a year ago, a series of winter storms blasted the country, costing billions in damages and business disruption. Yesterday, businesses and residents in the country's Northeast Corridor again braced for what some predicted would be a blizzard of "historic...

 

HTMLThe Algae Bloom Incident
Sara Donnersbach; Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., L.P.A.;
Legal Alert/Article
February 18, 2015, previously published on December 11, 2014
Over 70% of our Earth's surface is covered by water. Although seemingly abundant, the real issue is the amount of fresh water available.

 

HTMLEnvironmentalists Seek to Stop Fracking Before it can Start
David M. Bays; HeplerBroom LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
February 18, 2015, previously published on November 14, 2014
A year after the Illinois Department of Natural Resources proposed the first draft of the administrative rules regulating high-volume hydraulic fracking, the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules approved the final rules on November 6, 2014, which are to be published in the Illinois Register by...

 

HTMLEU Leaders Agree to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions By 40% by 2030
Aonghus Heatley; Greenberg Traurig Maher LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 17, 2015, previously published on December 12, 2014
European Union (EU) leaders recently reached agreement to cut greenhouse gas emissions by at least 40 percent by 2030 as compared with 1990 levels. The leaders also agreed a binding, at the EU level, target to obtain at least 27 percent of the EU’s energy from renewable sources by 2030 and a...

 

HTMLCounty of San Diego’s Adopted Climate Action Plan Violates CEQA: Fails to Include Enforceable GHG Reduction Measures
Jeffrey W. Forrest, Jennifer L. Gunsch; Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 17, 2015, previously published on December 11, 2014
On October 29, 2014, the Fourth District California Court of Appeal unanimously affirmed the trial court’s decision in favor of Sierra Club, agreeing that the County of San Diego’s adopted Climate Action Plan (CAP) violated CEQA. First, the court held the County’s adopted CAP...

 

HTMLMiami-Dade County Moves Forward with Comprehensive Climate Change Planning Initiatives
Kerri L. Barsh; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 17, 2015, previously published on January 22, 2015
I have written previously here about Miami-Dade County’s recent climate change initiatives, which included adoption of requirements in 2014 that all county infrastructure projects consider the potential impact of sea level rise during all project phases and that existing infrastructure be...

 


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