Publications

Supreme Court Rules U.S. Forest Service Can Grant Pipeline Right-of-Way Under Appalachian Trail
President Trump Orders Expanded Use of Emergency Powers to Streamline Infrastructure
Opportunities for Industry Action in Response to President Trump’s Executive Order Limiting EPA and Other Federal Agency Use of Guidance
Court Rejects Umbrella Coverage for Oil Spill Cleanup Costs where Underlying Insurance Requirements were Not Satisfied
Making Sense of Environmental Agency Enforcement Policies in the Wake of a Pandemic
Federal Court Nullifies Clean Water Act General Permit for Pipelines and Other Linear Projects
CA Court Upholds Refinery Project EIR Reaffirming Foundational CEQA Principles
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
Oregon DEQ Issues Guidance on Enforcement Discretion Requests During COVID-19 Pandemic
TCEQ Issues Guidance for Submitting Enforcement Discretion Requests During COVID-19 Pandemic
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Atlantic Coast Pipeline LLC v. Cowpasture River Preservation Association
EPA Audit Program for Upstream Oil & Gas Facility Existing Owners
EPA Proposes Big Changes to the EAB Permit Appeals Process
Major Automakers Negotiate Emissions Agreement-in-Principle with California
U.S. Supreme Court Increases Protection for Confidential Business Information Shared With The Federal Government
U.S. Forest Service Proposes to Revise NEPA Regulations
Executive Orders Aim to Streamline Energy Infrastructure Projects 
States Draft Legislation Following EPA's PFAS Action Plan
Oregon Legislators Unveil Cap-and-Trade Bill
Texas Supreme Court Holds Energy Company Can Recover Substantial Defense Costs Under Insurance Policy Covering Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
Energy Trends: Is EPA Entering Its “Development Phase” for Important Oil and Gas Rules?
Pair of Clean Water Act Decisions Creates Circuit Split over Discharges to Groundwater
NJDEP to Allow Capping as Remedial Option for VOCs with Groundwater Pathways
Petitions Seek Supreme Court Review of Fourth and Ninth Circuit Decisions That Could Expand the CWA’s NPDES Program