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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


Energy & resources notes - fall 2015
  • Modrall Sperling
  • USA
  • November 9 2015

Two federal courts have preliminarily halted the enforceability of the “Clean Water Rule”1 promulgated jointly by the U.S. Environmental Protection


Compliance with the Clean Air Act increasingly unlikely to protect companies from nuisance suits
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • November 9 2015

A recent decision out of the Sixth Circuit found that the Clean Air Act ("CAA") does not preempt common law claims brought against an emitter based


US District Court blocks BLM rule for hydraulic fracking on federal and tribal land
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • October 12 2015

On September 30, 2015, the US District Court for the District of Wyoming preliminarily enjoined the US Bureau of Land Management (BLM) from enforcing


Southern Ute sues to bar applying BLM's fracking rule to tribal oil and gas
  • Modrall Sperling
  • USA
  • September 8 2015

The Southern Ute Indian Tribe (Tribe) filed suit on June 18, 2015 in the United States District Court for the District of Colorado against the


Native American law watch - summer 2015
  • Modrall Sperling
  • USA
  • August 18 2015

On June 26, 2015, in Pueblo of Jemez v. the United States, the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit reversed a district court ruling


How the recent Supreme Court term will affect business
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • USA
  • July 23 2015

In Mach Mining, the Supreme Court considered whether and to what extent courts may review the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s attempt to


Native American law watch - Spring 2015
  • Modrall Sperling
  • USA
  • May 18 2015

In Northern Arapaho Tribe v. Ashe, the United States District Court for the District of Wyoming contrasted two tribes’ eagle interests, the First


Federal court holds the issuance of a mining permit requires the consent of all surface owners
  • Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2014

On June 13, 2014, a federal district court interpreting the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA) ruled that surface coal mining


State AGs in the news
  • Dickstein Shapiro LLP
  • USA
  • June 5 2014

Incumbent AG Luther Strange (R) and Joe Hubbard (D) received their respective party's nomination after both ran unopposed in the primary. California