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Everything Local Public Agencies Need to Know About California’s New Rules on Virtual Meetings During the Pandemic

USA - September 17 2021 On September 16, 2021, Governor Newsom signed Assembly Bill 361 (2021-2022) (“AB 361”), which incorporated into California state law some aspects of…

Ashley K. Dunning, Benjamin Z. Rubin

New Lawsuit Tests Application of Public Trust Doctrine to Groundwater, Well Permits and SGMA

USA - July 27 2021 On June 23rd, California Coastkeeper Alliance (CCKA) filed the lawsuit California Coastkeeper Alliance v. County of Sonoma (Case No. SCV-268718) in…

Latest Milestone on the SGMA Timeline

USA - June 16 2021 As the clock slowly ticks forward on California’s Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) deadlines, earlier this month, the California…

Update on Executive Order N-29-20

USA - June 13 2021 Unbelievably, it was March 17, 2020, when Governor Gavin Newsom issued Executive Order N-29-20 (amending Executive Order N-25-20 in part), which…

California’s Groundwater - Update 2020

USA - March 23 2021 Earlier this month, the Department of Water Resources (DWR) released the draft California’s Groundwater - Update 2020. According to DWR’s website:…

Gina Nicholls