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Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
In 1851, the Limitation of Liability Act was passed in the U.S., which (among other things) applied to oil spills from vessels. Vessel owners were liable for incident-related costs only up to...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Everyone now has to analyze Scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions, and they have to quantify it.
Wiley Rein
Let's kick start a conversation on Toxic Substances Control Act confidential business information (TSCA CBI). Maybe I've just missed it, but I have not seen much public discussion about the U.S.
Ward and Smith, P.A.
Many communities in North Carolina experience issues with drainage, stormwater, and localized nuisance flooding after rain events.
EPA has announced that the second part of its eighth attempt to define the reach of the Clean Water Act will be delayed until November of 2023.
Holland & Knight
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued four lifetime health advisories1 for several per- and polyfluroroalkyl substances (PFAS) on June 15, 2022.
Parsons Behle & Latimer
In November 2021, President Biden signed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.
Freeman Mathis & Gary
On June 15, 2022, the EPA released health advisories for four PFAS compounds – PFOA, PFOS, GenX and PFBS. The new health advisories are significant for three reasons.
Harris Beach
From mascara to microwave popcorn, and from water to wrappers, the glut of litigation related to the presence of PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) has ...
Godfrey & Kahn S.C.
On April 12, 2022, Waukesha County Circuit Court Judge Bohren issued an oral decision concerning a legal challenge from an Oconomowoc-based dry-cleaner Leather Rich, Inc...
Nossaman LLP
Pursuant to the Commission's rules, the Western Joshua tree will remain a "candidate" under CESA and the issue will be taken up again at a subsequent Commission meeting.
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
In the last two weeks, the Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") has taken two major steps forward on its regulation of the "forever chemicals," per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances ("PFAS")...
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
The Corps "modernization" effort includes revisions to regulatory program policy guidance in the areas of Tribal consultation and environmental justice.
In the meantime, EPA was going to publish new health advisory levels only for two groups of PFAS that didn't yet have health advisory levels.
Jenner & Block
U.S. EPA issued its long anticipated interim updated drinking water health advisories for perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctane sulfonic acid (PFOS) that replace previous U.S. EPA health advisories...
Nossaman LLP
This week, the New York Court of Appeals rejected a bid for writ of habeas corpus from an unusual petitioner: Happy, a 51-year-old, female Asian elephant, currently living in captivity at the Bronx Zoo.
Nossaman LLP
On June 15, 2022, the U.S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced new health advisories for four per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). The health advisories significantly...
Holland & Knight
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published a proposed rule on June 9, 2022, to revise the requirements for water quality certification...
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released updated health advisory levels for four per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS).
Foley Hoag LLP
Just when we environmental old-timers were just getting used to talk about PFAS concentrations in the low parts per trillion range, EPA has moved us squarely into uncharted territory.
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