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Right of entry statutes are back in business - for now
  • Nossaman LLP
  • USA
  • November 21 2015

For decades, California public agencies have utilized a statutory "right of entry" procedure to gain access to private property to conduct

BLM's controversial hydraulic fracturing rule is postponed nationwide
  • Modrall Sperling
  • USA
  • November 20 2015

The Spring 2015 issue of Energy Resources Notes reported on the Bureau of Land Management's (BLM's) adoption of a controversial final rule addressing

Court rejects some, but not all challenges to critical habitat designation of private land
  • Nossaman LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2015

In 2012, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) published a final rule designating 1,724 acres as critical habitat for the endangered Riverside

International guide to contaminated land 2015
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Argentina, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Brazil, United Kingdom, USA, Venezuela, Vietnam, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, Philippines, Poland, Russia, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Kazakhstan, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Peru, France, Germany, Hungary, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Egypt
  • October 21 2015

There is no Commonwealth law that deals directly with contaminated sites, although there are a number of policy documents and guidelines that have

U.S. Dept. Of Interior Board of Land Appeals upholds BSEE's exercise of enforcement authority over OCS contractor
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • October 19 2015

In a case of first impression with significant implications for the offshore marine and energy industry, the U.S. Department of the Interior's Board

If a tree falls in the (urban) forest does CEQA apply? Sixth District holds City of Santa Cruz’s amendment of tree protection ordinance not categorically exempt
  • Miller Starr Regalia
  • USA
  • November 13 2015

When California local governments stretch their resources too far to regulate private conduct and property rights in the name of environmental

Further thoughts on valuing contaminated property
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • November 15 2015

Some time ago, I offered some observations about how to value the diminution in property value caused by contamination. I examined in particular the

MassDEP agrees to settlements with financial institutions to resolve alleged violations of Massachusetts environmental laws at bank owned properties
  • Beveridge & Diamond PC
  • USA
  • November 12 2015

The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection ("MassDEP") recently entered into consent orders with two financial institutions to resolve

Six things the private sector should know about EPA's final vapor intrusion guidance
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • August 24 2015

The cumulative impact of the EPA guidance is to require the generation of more data, which means more sampling and analysis, more frequent and

Changes in environmental due diligence in commercial real estate prevent toxic investments
  • McBrayer McGinnis Leslie & Kirkland PLLC
  • USA
  • October 22 2015

Financial due diligence in a commercial real estate purchase is a necessity, but equally important to purchasers and lenders is environmental due