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Judicial Interpretations on Handling Criminal Cases of Environmental Pollution Issued
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • February 27 2017

On December 23, 2016, the Supreme People's Court and the Supreme People's Procuratorate have jointly issued the Interpretations on Certain Issues


MEP Issues Interim Provisions for the Administration of Pollutant Discharge License
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • February 27 2017

On December 23, 2016, the Ministry of Environmental Protection ("MEP") issued the Interim Provisions for the Administration of Pollutant Discharge


Opportunity to Extend Development Orders and Permits for Almost 16 Months
  • Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP
  • USA
  • February 27 2017

Holders of permits and development orders have the opportunity to toll the period remaining to exercise rights under the permit or order for nearly 16


Congress Looks to Finalize Funding for the Current Fiscal Year; Trump’s FY 2018 “Skinny Budget” Expected Mid-March
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • February 27 2017

The Trump Administration is reporting it will release its FY 2018 budget proposal by mid-March, according to White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer


New Jersey High Court Finds "Anti-Assignment" Provisions Inapplicable to Post-Loss Insurance Assignments
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • February 24 2017

The assignment of insurance policy rights is an essential feature of many corporate asset transfers and restructurings. By guarding purchasers and


Applying Product Liability Theory, Washington State Sues for PCB Damages
  • Beveridge & Diamond PC
  • USA
  • February 24 2017

In an effort to use product liability theories to hold manufacturers culpable for environmental releases, the Attorney General of Washington State


No Exception for Latent Disease in N.C. Statute of Repose
  • Beveridge & Diamond PC
  • USA
  • February 24 2017

Highlighting an area of unsettled law in North Carolina toxic tort litigation, a federal district court in the Eleventh Circuit held that the


Statute of Repose Bars Maryland Claims Arising From Exposure to Contaminated Fill
  • Beveridge & Diamond PC
  • USA
  • February 24 2017

Exemplifying the power of the statute of repose as a defense to claims based on decades-old conduct under Maryland law, the Fourth Circuit held that


D.C. Remediation Contract Can Trigger Duties to Third Party at Construction Site
  • Beveridge & Diamond PC
  • USA
  • February 24 2017

In a case highlighting common-law tort duties that can arise from contractual relationships, an environmental contractor at a construction site may


EPA Proposes Rules to Implement TSCA Reform
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • February 24 2017

The Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act was signed into law on June 22, 2016. We previously summarized that bill's key