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Federal Judge: Authority Lacking for Regulation of Hydraulic Fracking
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • July 1 2016

The federal district court in the state of Wyoming recently enjoined the Bureau of Land Management (“BLM”) from regulating hydraulic fracturing


Second Try for Post-Production Costs Prohibition
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • June 28 2016

On June 27, 2016, the Pennsylvania House Environmental Resources and Energy Committee revived previously introduced legislation designed to clarify


CERCLA Claims against United States and Laguna Pueblo Entities Dismissed
  • Modrall Sperling
  • USA
  • June 16 2016

In a series of early 2016 decisions issued in Atlantic Richfield Co. v. U.S., et. Al., Case No. 1:15-cv-00056, the U.S. District Court for the


Supreme Court Rules Landowners Can Challenge Jurisdictional Determinations
  • Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLP
  • USA
  • June 6 2016

On May 31, 2016, in a unanimous ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court held in USACE v. Hawkes Co. that approved jurisdictional determinations (“JD”) are


When Contract is Silent, Accommodation Doctrine Applies to Water Rights Disputes
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • June 1 2016

A case that has been closely followed by oil and gas and other interests which involves groundwater disputes has now been decided by the Texas


Pick and Choose: Federal insolvency law takes precedence over Provincial legislative scheme governing the Alberta Energy Regulator
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • May 24 2016

On May 18, 2016, the Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta released its much anticipated decision in Re Redwater Energy Corporation, 2016 ABQB 278, which


Conducting Business in Ukraine 2016
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Ukraine
  • May 11 2016

Ukraine is located in the best part of Europe and covers a land area of 603,700 sq. Kilometers with a coastline of 2,782 kilometers, making it the


Energy & Resources Notes - Spring 2016
  • Modrall Sperling
  • USA
  • May 5 2016

A new law offers the prospect of faster Federal approvals and limitations on judicial challenges for certain large infrastructure projects that must


Digging Deeper into Resources Legislation and Policy
  • McCullough Robertson
  • Australia
  • May 2 2016

A range of policy reforms were introduced or proposed over the past 12 months which will significantly impact on Australia’s resources sector. In


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