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SEC’s disclosure requirement on conflict minerals again ruled unconstitutional what now?
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • August 19 2015

In a long-awaited decision, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (DC Circuit) reaffirmed its prior


Attack on Colorado’s renewable energy standard law denied
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • July 14 2015

A three-judge panel of the 10th Circuit Court affirmed on July 13th that Colorado’s voter-approved renewable energy mandate does not violate the U.S


U.S. Supreme Court hears natural gas case in which 21 state AGs file brief
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • January 9 2015

On Monday, January 12, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral argument in the preemption case, Oneok v. Learjet. In reliance on state law private


Iowa Supreme Court decision boosts renewable energy development
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • July 18 2014

A recent Iowa Supreme Court decision may give a boost to small-scale renewable energy development in that state. On July 11, the court issued its


Expensive lessons learned after 8th Circuit rules against wind developer in its $400 million suit against a Minnesota utility
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • July 18 2014

A large wind developer, enXco Development Corp. ("enXco"), learned a hard lesson about the importance of negotiating flexibility in contracts to deal


WTO rules U.S. countervailing duties on solar panels violate global trade rules
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • China, Global, USA
  • July 14 2014

The World Trade Organization (WTO) ruled Monday that U.S. countervailing duties imposed on a range of Chinese products, including solar panels


What’s next for conflict minerals rules after D.C. Circuit decision?
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2014

On April 14, 2014, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (D.C. Circuit) issued its long-anticipated ruling in the industry


D.C. Circuit partially strikes down SEC conflict minerals rules
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • April 15 2014

On April 14, 2014, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit issued its long-awaited decision in the challenge to the SEC's conflict minerals


Could “free speech” issues derail the SEC’s conflict minerals rule?
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2014

Shortly after the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") adopted its conflict minerals disclosure rule in August 2012, a coalition of business


SEC wins victory in conflict minerals rules litigation
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • July 25 2013

The SEC's conflict minerals rules have withstood judicial challenge so far. On July 23, 2013, the U.S. District Court for the District of