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Hydraulic Fracturing: State Regulatory Roundup Vol. 46
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • May 3 2016

We are pleased to bring you Volume 46 of our State Regulatory Roundup, including updates in Colorado, New York, and Pennsylvania. As we explained in

U.S. DOJ and Pennsylvania Environmental Regulators Take Action Against Alleged Discharge Permit Violations
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • April 27 2016

In the Western District of Pennsylvania, the U.S. Department of Justice ("DOJ") and Pennsylvania Department of the Environment ("DEP") last week

EPA Publishes MATS Finding, Future Challenges Likely
  • Haynes and Boone LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2016

Responding to a Supreme Court mandate, the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA” or “the Agency”) yesterday published a final supplemental finding

EPA Completes Cost-Benefit Analysis Required by U.S. Supreme Court
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2016

In a 5-4 decision in 2015 (Michigan v. EPA), the U.S. Supreme Court found that EPA should have considered costs when deciding to implement EPA’s

Salt Lake County Stormwater Settlement: A Sign of Things to Come for Other Utah Municipalities?
  • Holland & Hart LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2016

In January 2016, Salt Lake County entered into a Consent Decree with the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Utah Department

Utah Air Quality Board Rejects Three Petitions For Rulemaking, Filed In Anticipation Of Development Of PM2.5 Serious Nonattainment SIP
  • Holland & Hart LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2016

On March 21, 2016, the Utah Air Quality Board (AQB or Board) issued a formal, written denial of three petitions for rulemaking which had been

Court Holds that the Bureau of Indian Affairs is Not Obligated to Ensure Migratory Bird Treaty Act or Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act Compliance When Granting Right-of-Way to Industrial-Scale Wind Farm
  • Nossaman LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2016

On March 29, 2016, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California granted summary judgment in favor of the Bureau of Indian Affairs

Texas Court of Appeals Issues Important State Superfund Order
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2016

In a "case of first impression," U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, sitting in Austin, in TCEQ v. Exxon Mobil Corporation, et al., issued an

Clean Water Act Litigation Update: DC Circuit Oral Argument in Mingo Logan Coal Co. v. EPA, Case No. 14-5305
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • April 12 2016

On April 11, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit heard oral argument in the case involving EPA's revocation of Mingo Logan

Citing Climate Change, US Regulations Expand Protection for the Critical Habitats of ESA-Listed Species
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • April 7 2016

On March 14, 2016, two new federal rules went into effect that could change the way in which the Endangered Species Act (ESA) is implemented