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Climate Change and Pennsylvania’s Environmental Rights Amendment
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2016

In 2015, several minors living in Pennsylvania filed a climate change lawsuit in the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania against the Governor and


Second Try for Post-Production Costs Prohibition
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • June 28 2016

On June 27, 2016, the Pennsylvania House Environmental Resources and Energy Committee revived previously introduced legislation designed to clarify


TSCA Reform: Major Chemical Management Changes on the Horizon
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • June 23 2016

The Toxic Substances Control Act (“TSCA”) became law in 1976 with the objective of regulating chemicals in commerce that posed an “unreasonable risk


Supreme Court Holds CWA Jurisdictional Determinations are Final Agency Actions
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2016

On May 31, 2016, The U.S. Supreme Court held that Clean Water Act jurisdictional determinations by the Army Corps of Engineers are final agency


New U.S. EPA Environmental Justice Agenda Announced
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 27 2016

On Monday, May 23, U.S. EPA released a draft of its final Environmental Justice Strategic Plan for the Years 2016-2020, which is open for comment


U.S. EPA Finalizes NSPS OOOO Amendments
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2016

On May 12, 2016, U.S. EPA finalized amendments to the New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for the oil and natural gas source category at 40 CFR


U.S. EPA Issues Draft Information Request on Methane Emissions
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2016

On the same day that U.S. EPA finalized amendments to the New Source Performance Standards for the oil and gas industry (click here for our blog post


USEPA Sued to Tighten Disposal Regulations
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2016

A number of environmental groups have filed suit against the USEPA, alleging that the agency failed to update its rules for the disposal of oil and


Sixth Circuit Retains Jurisdiction over Challenges to WOTUS Rule
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2016

On February 22, 2016, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit ruled that it - not the federal district courts across the country - has


Supreme Court Bars Implementation of Clean Power Plan Pending Further Review
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • February 10 2016

On February 9, 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court issued an emergency stay barring the implementation of U.S. EPA’s Clean Power Plan. The Court’s order