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In the Name of the Environment Update: CEQA Litigation Update for SCAG Region (2013-2015)- 13,946 Housing Units - and 200-bed Homeless Shelter - Targeted by Recent CEQA Lawsuits Filed in Los Angeles Region
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • July 26 2016

In 2015, we published “In the Name of the Environment,” the first comprehensive statewide report of all lawsuits filed under the California

Green building standards
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • June 24 2012

The General Services Administration announced last week that it will issue a recommendation this fall on whether the federal government should continue using a third-party certification system as the primary federal standard for green buildings

South Carolina Supreme Court expands DHEC's regulatory authority over isolated wetlands throughout the state under the pollution control act
  • Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLP
  • USA
  • August 23 2011

In the July 2011 decision Georgetown County League of Women Voters v. Smith Land Co., Inc., the South Carolina Supreme Court held that the Department of Health and Environmental Control (“DHEC”) has jurisdiction to regulate isolated wetlands under the South Carolina Pollution Control Act, an expansion of DHEC’s regulatory authority over isolated wetlands throughout the State, beyond the eight “coastal zone” counties governed by the coastal management program organized pursuant to the Coastal Zone Management Act

District Court Rejects Petition for Preliminary Injunction to Stop Dakota Access Pipeline, Triggering Forceful Response by Federal Government
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • September 15 2016

On September 9, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia denied a motion for a Preliminary Injunction against the U.S. Army Corps of

US Policy and Politics Fall Preview - A Labor Day Beach Read
  • Dentons
  • USA
  • August 31 2016

This has been an historic and history-defying summer for US politics. Hillary Clinton has broken through the proverbial glass ceiling and become the

Ohio public law update March 2012
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • March 21 2012

The Local Government Innovation Program, which was established in the State Budget Bill signed by the governor on June 30, 2011, was amended by Substitute House Bill 371, effective March 22, 2012

CA GHG and Green Building Order
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • April 29 2012

California Governor Jerry Brown issued Executive Order No. B-18-12 April 25, requiring agencies to take steps to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 10 percent from 2010 levels by 2015 and 20 percent by 2020

Selected Kansas Legislative activity, March 23-27
  • Foulston Siefkin LLP
  • USA
  • March 27 2015

It was the busiest week of the session to date with non-exempt bills being considered before their final deadline, bills being "bundled" (two or more

2014 summary of new Maine laws
  • Pierce Atwood LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2014

This year's 2nd regular legislative session was focused largely on budget matters, carry over legislation and a Limited number of new bills. Most

States begin to react to large recoveries for escaped wildfires by limiting landowner's liability for non-economic damages
  • Smith Currie & Hancock
  • USA
  • September 6 2013

Many state laws providing for the recovery of damages caused by escaped wildfire were enacted at the time when such fires were quickly extinguished