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06/28/12 D.C. Circuit Court Upholds EPA Regulation of Greenhouse Gases
EPA's Endangerment Determination, Tailpipe Rule, Timing Rule, and Tailoring Rule survive multiple challenges, confirming EPA's ability to require permits under the Clean Air Act for emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases.
05/08/12 Federal Agencies Move to Regulate Aspects of Hydraulic Fracturing
The U.S. Department of the Interior issues proposed rules for hydraulic fracturing on federal and Indian lands; the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency issues draft Underground Injection Control program permitting guidance for wells that use diesel fuels.
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07/09/09 Supreme Court Restores EPA Deference But Stops Short of Broad Rule, Inside EPA's Clean Air Report, Vol. 20, No. 14
Ron Tenpas comments in a discussion of recent U.S. Supreme Court rulings involving EPA positions on key environmental cases.
11/28/08 The Obama Effect: President-Elect’s Environmental Agenda Raises Many Concerns, Pittsburgh Business Times
Morgan Lewis partner Ken Kulak is quoted.
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January 2013 The Disparate Impact Trap, EM Magazine

Outside Publication | Article
Michael Steinberg

This article appears in the January 2013 issue of EM Magazine, a publication of the Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA; www.awma.org). To obtain copies and reprints, please contact... more

06/28/12 D.C. Circuit Court Upholds EPA Regulation of Greenhouse Gases

LawFlash/Client Alert | Environmental LawFlash
Christopher McAuliffe

EPA's Endangerment Determination, Tailpipe Rule, Timing Rule, and Tailoring Rule survive multiple challenges, confirming EPA's ability to require permits under the Clean Air Act for emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases.

05/08/12 Federal Agencies Move to Regulate Aspects of Hydraulic Fracturing

LawFlash/Client Alert | Environmental LawFlash
Ronald Tenpas

The U.S. Department of the Interior issues proposed rules for hydraulic fracturing on federal and Indian lands; the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency issues draft Underground Injection Control program permitting guidance for wells that use diesel fuels.

03/22/12 Clean Water Act Orders Subject to Pre-Enforcement Review

LawFlash/Client Alert | Environmental LawFlash
Christopher McAuliffe, Ronald Tenpas

Supreme Court decision determines that the Clean Water Act's statutory scheme does not preclude judicial review of EPA's jurisdiction in enforcement cases.

03/13/12 NJDEP Rule Provides Relief from Environmental Regulatory Requirements

LawFlash/Client Alert | Environmental LawFlash
Christopher McAuliffe

New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection to begin accepting applications this summer for waivers of environmental compliance.

02/14/12 Pennsylvania Passes Comprehensive Amendments to Oil and Gas Laws

LawFlash/Client Alert | Environmental LawFlash
Maxine Woelfling, Ronald Tenpas

Pennsylvania legislation imposes impact fees on natural gas wells, restricts local regulation of drilling operations, and strengthens environmental requirements.

09/14/11 Obama Administration Withdraws Draft Ozone Ambient Air Quality Standards and Reinstates 2008 Standards

LawFlash/Client Alert | Environmental LawFlash
Christopher McAuliffe, Ronald Tenpas, William Lewis, Jr.

President Obama announced on September 2 that his administration was withdrawing the draft ozone ambient air quality standards that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) had prepared and was in the process of issuing... more

10/07/10 FTC Releases Proposed "Green Guides" Revisions

LawFlash/Client Alert | Cross-Practice Alert
Stephen Mahinka, Karen Butcher

After almost three years of review and analysis, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on October 6 released proposed revisions to its Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims, generally termed the "Green Guides" (the G... more

01/04/10 EPA Targets Power and Manufacturing Industries for New Financial Assurance Requirements

LawFlash/Client Alert | Environmental LawFlash
Environmental Practice

On December 30, 2009, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued an advance notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPR) that identified three industry sectors for which the agency will develop new financial assurance requ... more

08/03/09 Avoiding Criminal Penalties Under the Lacey Act: A Word of Warning for Retailers on Environmental Regulation, Chain Store Age (click here to read the article)

Outside Publication | Article
Ronald Tenpas

06/30/09 House Approves Climate Bill

LawFlash/Client Alert | Climate Change Alert
Litigation Practice

On June 26, the House of Representatives passed the American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 (H.R. 2454), major legislation addressing energy and climate change policy. Known commonly as the Waxman-Markey bill, the 1,3... more

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