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Rail shipping of crude oil continues to generate controversy and regulatory attention
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • July 31 2014

National, state and local developments concerning the shipment of oil by rail tank car continue at a rapid pace. The issue has received increasing


Significant impacts of major accidents of crude oil rail shipments prompt broad international public and regulatory attention on safety
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2014

The volume of crude oil and ethanol transported by rail has increased by orders of magnitude in the past three years. A significant portion of these


USEPA addresses several stormwater-related issues
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • April 2 2014

Over the past few decades, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has often exercised its authority under the Clean Water Act (CWA)


Federal appeals court muddies the waters: finds that EPA has the last word on disposal site selection even after Army Corps’ issuance of a Section 404 permit
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2013

In the contentious context of mountaintop removal mining, a federal appeals court recently held, in Mingo Logan Coal Co. v. EPA, No. 12-5150 (D.C


Recent developments in Chinese government protocols and initiatives seek to encourage foreign direct investment in energy, environmental, and water-related industries
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • China
  • June 11 2012

China is the second largest global recipient of foreign direct investment, behind only the United States.