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Energy & environment update - August 25, 2014

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • August 25 2014

Now that summer is drawing to a close, let’s check in on one important bill that lost momentum just as the summer was beginning. Remember the Senate

Is “parking” really a CEQA impact? Same as it ever was!

  • Miller Starr Regalia
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  • USA
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  • June 25 2013

Judging by all the recent articles and blog posts written about it, many commenters believe the Court of Appeal's recent decision in Taxpayers For

Oregon building’s green features & LEED certification play role in property tax appeal

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • May 31 2011

Conceived to become the only privately funded LEED Silver-certified space anywhere in the state of Oregon, green building features at the 6-story, mixed-use Elements Building in downtown Corvallis were the subject of a recent proceeding - and written judicial opinion - in Oregon Tax Court

Use of IRS pre-filing agreement program and deduction of federal False Claims Act, supplemental or beneficial environmental projects (SEP) and other government settlements

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 15 2009

Hunton & Williams LLP recently represented a major publicly traded company before the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to secure deductions sought for one of the largest judgments and settlements under the federal False Claims Act (FCA

CA cap-and-trade program lawsuit dismissed

  • McGuireWoods LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 18 2013

On Thursday, a California Superior Court judge dismissed a CA Chamber of Commerce lawsuit challenging the State's cap-and-trade program auction as an

New lawsuit challenges California's cap and trade auctions

  • Stoel Rives LLP
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  • USA
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  • April 19 2013

The California Air Resources Board (CARB) is facing another legal challenge to its cap and trade program - Morning Star Packing Co. v. California Air

North Dakota to sue Minnesota over carbon tax

  • Alston & Bird LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 4 2010

According to a report in The Bismarck Tribune, the state of North Dakota appears prepared to sue Minnesota over a carbon tax that is set to begin in Minnesota in 2012

Federal court dismisses EPA’s CERCLA claim as untimely

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • USA
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  • May 4 2012

A federal court in Illinois has dismissed a claim filed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCL A) against the possible owner of a contaminated site in Chicago, ruling that the claim was barred by the statute of limitations

California property tax valuation

  • Chadbourne & Parke LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 11 2013

California property tax valuation of a power plant has come under scrutiny. The California Supreme Court said in August that the

Tax Injunction Act does not bar a levy imposed on a single entity

  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 9 2011

On June 20, 2011, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit ruled that the federal district court for the District of Maryland has jurisdiction to adjudicate a case involving the constitutionality and validity of a carbon dioxide emissions levy (Emissions Levy) enacted in 2010 by Montgomery County, Maryland (County