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9th Circuit Rejects NEPA Challenges To Planned 1.9-Mile Underground Light Rail Extension Project in Downtown LA
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • December 7 2016

On December 6, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, in the case of Japanese Village, LLC v. Federal Transit Administration, et al


Off the Tracks: Quantifying Potential Monetary Exposure From Crude-by-Rail Incidents
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • March 4 2016

In Part One of this series, we analyzed factors that influence liability for crude-by-rail (CBR) incidents. But knowing the liability factors leads


Deepwater restoration projects slated for Gulf; new GHG rule proposed for trucks, transit and school buses; house to consider improved permitting process
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • June 22 2015

The Department of the Interior’s draft Phase IV Early Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessments regarding the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill


DOE Vehicles Technologies Office Spotlight
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • December 17 2015

The Vehicle Technologies Office (VTO) leads DOE efforts to reduce petroleum use and the environmental impact of highway transportation through


USCG Security Agreements Subject to Judicial Review
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • December 17 2015

On December 15, 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit held that the U.S. Coast Guard's assertion of authority to


Fifth Circuit Vacates Judgment of Greek Chief Engineer's Conviction for Failing to Maintain Oil Record Book
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2016

In December 2013, while in international waters, Matthaios Fafalios, a 65-year-old Greek chief engineer, noticed the bilge tank was almost full


2015: dawn of a new era of low-emission shipping
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • USA
  • March 30 2015

In a series of articles, Beth Bradley and Chris Moxon examine the legal issues arising from the modern drive for environmentally aware shipping


Crude-by-rail update: what to expect from recent crude oil derailments
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • February 18 2015

These are uncertain and stressful times for all involved in the transportation of crude oil by rail. Since February 14, two fiery derailments in West


North Carolina General Assembly Week in Review: Spotlight on Government, Regulatory and Agriculture Reform
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • December 11 2015

This session the NCGA passed four major bills dealing with Government, Regulatory and Agriculture Reform. State attractions were transferred from the


Perspectives on the risk and reward of regulatory compliance
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • November 25 2014

Regulation is having an increasingly transformative impact on modern shipping. The North American and European 0.1 sulphur Emission Control Areas