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The New Administration’s Efforts to Deconstruct the Obama Climate Initiatives
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • August 11 2017

President Trump is spearheading a government-wide roll back of Obama Era climate initiatives. The president and his EPA Administrator, Scott Pruitt


Sidley Shale and Hydraulic Fracturing Report - 1 August, 2017
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • August 1 2017

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) proposed to repeal its March 2015 rule governing the use of hydraulic fracturing on


D.C. Circuit Rejects Trump EPA’s Delay of Methane Reduction Rules
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • July 13 2017

On July 3, 2017, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia dealt a blow to the Trump administration’s efforts to roll back Obama-era


Environmental Groups Move to Revive NEPA Lawsuit Over Federal Coal Leasing Program
  • Vinson & Elkins LLP
  • USA
  • June 28 2017

Environmental groups are seeking to revive a climate change lawsuit regarding the federal coal leasing program, which allows companies to lease


Sidley Shale and Hydraulic Fracturing Report - 21 June, 2017
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • June 21 2017

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Bureau of Land Management (BLM) both took steps to extend


Sidley Shale and Hydraulic Fracturing Report - 14 June, 2017
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • June 14 2017

According to published reports, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is expected to review nearly 2,500 requests


What Are Sliding-Scale Royalties?
  • Holland & Hart LLP
  • USA
  • June 14 2017

Most leases on federal lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management (“BLM”) have flat royalties of 12.5 (evidenced by the use of the standard


Secretary Zinke Orders Review of Sage-grouse Management Plans
  • Nossaman LLP
  • USA
  • June 8 2017

On June 8th, 2017, Department of Interior (DOI) Secretary Ryan Zinke signed Secretarial Order 3353, entitled "Greater Sage-Grouse Conservation and


Claim Maintenance Fees - Mining Law of 1872
  • Holland & Hart LLP
  • USA
  • June 5 2017

On May 23, 2017 the U.S. Court of Federal Claims certified a class action and entered summary judgment in favor of the plaintiff, Silver Buckle Mines


Nevada Solar Project Survives Ninth Circuit Review Despite Impacts to Tortoise Connectivity
  • Nossaman LLP
  • USA
  • May 25 2017

On May 18, 2017, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit affirmed the district court's summary judgment decision in favor of the