Publications

EPA Highlights Enforcement Against Disinfectant Products Making Fraudulent Coronavirus Claims
Top Ten Tips for Seeking Enforcement Discretion and Preserving a COVID-19 Force Majeure Affirmative Defense before the TCEQ
Washington Gov. Inslee Issues Clarifications Regarding “Essential” Businesses Exempt from His “Stay-At-Home” Order
EPA Policy Provides Enforcement Relief Where Needed Due to Pandemic
California Regulatory Agencies Emphasize Continued Compliance During COVID-19 Response
Washington Gov. Inslee Issues “Stay-At-Home” Order to Combat Coronavirus
Oregon DEQ Issues Guidance on Enforcement Discretion Requests During COVID-19 Pandemic
So Long to SEPs
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Atlantic Coast Pipeline LLC v. Cowpasture River Preservation Association
EPA Releases 2020 Multi-Sector General Permit for Comment
New WOTUS Rule Clarifies Clean Water Act Jurisdiction, Awaits Litigation
Congress Tackles PFAS on Multiple Fronts
Ninth Circuit Orders EPA to Develop Total Maximum Daily Loads for Temperature on the Columbia and Snake Rivers
EPA Considers Adding PFAS Chemicals to the Toxic Release Inventory
Government of the People
EPA Rescinds Obama-Era RMP Rule
Most Recent Amendment to the Groundfish Fishery Management Plan a Rare Source of Agreement
Proposed Changes to Effluent Limit Guidelines for Steam Electric Power Generating Facilities
EPA Proposes Big Changes to the EAB Permit Appeals Process
NMFS Seeks to Streamline Aquaculture Permitting While a Washington Federal Court Interjects Caution
Washington’s Model Toxics Control Act: Thirty Years and Counting
SEC Increasing Reporting Threshold for Environmental Liabilities
Another Round In The Battle Over The Clean Water Act
Superfund Task Force Final Report: A Superset of Recommendations
SEC Proposes Changes to Reporting Regulations Impacting Environmental Disclosures
“Broken Link in the Chain of Liability”: MTCA Decision Highlights Intricacies of Corporate Law
New DOJ Policy Diminishes Use of SEPs in Federal Settlements with State and Local Governments
EPA Proposed Regulations Aim to Further Clarify CWA Section 401 Certification Reviews
EPA Issues Updated Guidance on “Common Elements” of Superfund Innocent Landowner Defenses