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American Lawyer Features Beveridge & Diamond Trial Win for City of Los Angeles in Major Constitutional Case
September 1, 2017

AmLaw Litigation Daily, an American Lawyer publication, has featured Beveridge & Diamond’s trial win for the City of Los Angeles in a long-running case challenging Kern County, California’s effort to ban land application of biosolids fertilizer to farmland.


D.C. Circuit Invalidates Part of the RCRA Definition of “Solid Waste,” Altering the Regulatory Framework for Recycling of Hazardous Secondary Materials
Authors: Donald J. Patterson, Jr., Aaron H. Goldberg, Eric L. Klein
July 14, 2017

On July 7, 2017, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (“D.C. Circuit” or the “Court”) issued a decision invalidating two key elements of the regulatory definition of solid waste under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (“RCRA”), as amended by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA” or the “Agency”) in 2015, and rejecting efforts to impose additional conditions on existing exclusions in the hazardous waste program.


EPA’s Plan to Implement Trump’s Proposed Budget Signals Massive Change
Authors: John Hanson, Daniel Krainin, Jacob Duginski
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., April 6, 2017


Maryland 2017 Environmental Legislative Agenda Set
Authors: Pamela D. Marks, Lindsey K. Selba, Jessica L. Kyle
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., March 10, 2017


Introducing Our California Environmental Tracker
Featured Authors: Lauren Hopkins and Jacob Duginski*
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., February 27, 2017


Beveridge & Diamond Secures Trial Win for City of Los Angeles, Striking Down Biosolids Ban on Two Constitutional Grounds
Authors: James B. Slaughter, James M. Auslander
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., December 9, 2016


Impacts of the 2016 U.S. Election on Environmental Law, Policy, and Enforcement
Edited by David Friedland
November 16, 2016


New EPA Air Emissions Rules Mean Greater Compliance Burden for Landfill Owners
Authors: David M. Friedland and Jacob P. Duginski (California bar admission pending)
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., August 1, 2016


Beveridge & Diamond Secures Unanimous Ruling in Pennsylvania Supreme Court Shielding Biosolids Land Application from Tort Claims
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., December 23, 2015


Beveridge & Diamond Argues Before Pennsylvania Supreme Court for Right to Farm Act Protection
May 8, 2015


Washington State Supreme Court Declines Review of Beveridge & Diamond Win in Court of Appeals Preempting Biosolids Ban
May 6, 2015


EPA Commits to Respond in Early 2016 to Petition Seeking to Make the RCRA Corrosivity Characteristic 10 Times More Stringent
Authors: Aaron Goldberg and Don Patterson
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., April 23, 2015


Jimmy Slaughter Quoted in E&E Daily on Federal Bill to Require Notice of Food Grown Using Biosolids Fertilizer
February 11, 2015


EPA Revisions to Definition of “Solid Waste” Change the Regulatory Landscape for Hazardous Recyclable Materials
Authors: Aaron Goldberg and Don Patterson
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., December 19, 2014


Westlaw Journal Environmental Features Beveridge & Diamond Achievement in Securing Pennsylvania Supreme Court Review in Biosolids Case
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., November 26, 2014


Beveridge & Diamond Wins Preemption Decision in Washington State Court of Appeals
November 10, 2014


Maryland Proposes Hazardous Substance Reporting Rule
By: Pamela Marks and Hana Vizcarra
November 3, 2014


Beveridge & Diamond Secures Pennsylvania Supreme Court Review in Toxic Tort Case
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., October 20, 2014


Defense Research Institute Reports on Beveridge & Diamond Win in California Court of Appeal in Landfill Expansion Case
September 8, 2014


Beveridge & Diamond Scores Appellate Victories in California and Texas for Waste and Recycling Clients, Protecting Major Landfills
June 6, 2014


Beveridge & Diamond Wins Reversal in California Court of Appeal, Protecting Client’s Landfill Permit
May 7, 2014


Jimmy Slaughter Quoted in Law360 on Pending Supreme Court Case Interpreting CERCLA’s Effects on Toxic Torts
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., April 29, 2014


Beveridge & Diamond Wins Summary Reversal of Attorney Fee Award in California Court of Appeal
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., January 29, 2014


Beveridge & Diamond Principal James Slaughter Quoted in Law360 on Pending Supreme Court Case on CERCLA Preemption of Tort Claims
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., January 17, 2014


Defense Research Institute Reports on Beveridge & Diamond Appellate Win Preempting Solid Waste Ordinance
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., November 26, 2013


Greenwire Reports on Beveridge & Diamond Win in California Supreme Court on Solid Waste Preemption Case
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., October 28, 2013


Beveridge & Diamond Litigation Victory Featured in Westlaw Journal
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., August 30, 2013


Beveridge & Diamond Wins Preemption of County Solid Waste Limits in California Court of Appeal
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., August 6, 2013


Beveridge & Diamond Obtains Affirmance of Dismissal of Challenge to Client’s Solid Waste Facility Operating Agreement in New York Appellate Court
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., July 17, 2013


Defense Research Institute Reports on Beveridge & Diamond Summary Judgment Win in Mass Tort Case


Beveridge & Diamond Secures Key Appellate Victory for City of Los Angeles Protecting Land Application of Biosolids


Beveridge & Diamond Wins Defense Summary Judgment in Mass Tort Case
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., February 1, 2013


Beveridge & Diamond Secures Dismissal of Challenge to Solid Waste Facility Operating Agreement in New York Supreme Court
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., May 4, 2012


Federal District Court Grants Preliminary Injunction in Challenge to City of Dallas Flow Control Ordinance
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., February 9, 2012


Beveridge & Diamond Ninth Circuit Win Featured in Westlaw Journal
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., October 28, 2011


Massachusetts DEP Announces Proposed Regulatory Reforms and Other Changes
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C. - Massachuusetts Client Alert, October 25, 2011


Beveridge & Diamond Wins Reversal of Abstention Ruling in Ninth Circuit
September 20, 2011


MassDEP Back in Site Assignment Process After One-Year Hiatus
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C. - Massachusetts Client Alert, July 15, 2011


EPA Proposes Revised Definition of Solid Waste Rule
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., July 6, 2011


Jimmy Slaughter & Gary Smith Quoted in the Daily Record
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., February 25, 2010


Jimmy Slaughter Quoted in Greenwire Regarding Challenge to NYC Recycling Law
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., February 24, 2010


EPA Schedules Public Meeting on Definition of Solid Waste Rule
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., June 2, 2009


EPA Plans to Revisit Two RCRA Rules that Currently Exclude Certain Materials from Hazardous Waste Regulation
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., May 15, 2009


EPA’S Final Revisions to the Definition of Solid Waste:
Recycling the Rules for Recyclable Materials
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., October 30, 2008


EPA Issues Final Rule for Definition of Solid Waste
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., October 7, 2008


Supreme Court Decision Alters Solid Waste Flow Control Jurisprudence
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., May 2, 2007


EPA Issues Supplemental Definition of Solid Waste Proposal
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., March 30, 2007