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Supplemental legal analysis provides additional support for Administration’s narrower interpretation of “waters of the United States.”
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • July 16 2018

Topics discussed this week include Supplemental legal analysis provides additional support for Administration’s narrower interpretation of “waters of


EPA extends comment period of advance notice of proposed rulemaking on cost-benefit analyses.
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • July 16 2018

EPA initially issued its advance notice to solicit comment on whether to promulgate regulations on how it determines the costs and benefits of


Environmental permits and impact assessments in the USA
  • Beveridge & Diamond PC
  • USA, Global
  • July 13 2018

A structured guide to environmental permits and impact assessments in the USA


Environment and climate change in the USA
  • Beveridge & Diamond PC
  • USA, Global
  • July 13 2018

A structured guide to environment and climate change laws in the USA


USEPA Administrator Pruitt Issues Memo to Update Agency Use of Clean Water Act Section 404(c) Veto Power
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 9 2018

Last week before his departure USEPA Administrator Pruitt notified the regulated community that he had directed the Agency to


FERC Confirms No Licensing Requirement for Certain Groundwater-Only Pumped Storage Projects
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • July 2 2018

Three recent FERC staff decisions (“Decisions”) confirm that, for purposes of establishing the mandatory licensing requirements under the Federal


Seventh Circuit Remands “Waters of the United States” Case to Corps of Engineers to Determine Whether there is a “Significant Nexus”
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • June 29 2018

On June 27, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit decided the case of Orchard Hill Building Co. v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The Court


EPA Proposes to Promulgate No New CWA Section 311 Rules for Releases of Hazardous Substances
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • June 26 2018

On June 25, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) (83 F.R. 29499 (June 25, 2018)) regarding Clean


Uncertainty Looms as Ohio Seeks to Address Lake Erie Impairment Issues Following Criticism from District Court
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • June 26 2018

Ohio has reversed course on its prior decision not to include the open waters of Lake Erie in its 2016 impaired waters listing following an April 11


Fourth Circuit Rejects “Construction Submission” Theory in Case Against West Virginia
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • June 21 2018

On June 20, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit decided what be a very important decision for companies with mining interests in West