Publications

Interior Department Reorganizes into 12 “Unified Regions” – To What Effect On The Ground?
Don’t Just Shuffle Offices: Give Local Officials Teeth
New Presidential and Interior Orders Target Environmental Permitting, NEPA Reviews, and Flood Risk Standards for Infrastructure and Energy Projects
Using An Old Hammer in a New Context: ONRR and DOJ Adopt Aggressive False Claims Act Strategy for Royalty Underpayments
Executive Order Charts New Path For Offshore Energy Development
Interior Secretary Immediately Implements President’s Executive Order on Energy and Climate
New Executive Order Creates a Changed Climate for Climate Change and Energy
ONRR Expands Civil Penalty Liability for Federal and Indian Mineral Lessees
OSHA, EPA and DOI Increase Maximum Civil Penalties
BLM Proposes to Restrict Methane Releases from Oil and Gas Leases
National Park Service Proposes Sweeping Changes to Oil and Gas Regulations
Following the Yellow Brick Road – A Peek Behind the Curtain at Federal Agency Rulemaking
Supreme Court Allows Agencies to Re-Interpret Their Regulations Without Rulemaking
Interior Department Proposes to Open Offshore Atlantic Region to Oil and Gas Leasing
DOI Proposes Overhaul Of Federal And Indian Mineral Lease Royalty Valuation Standards
Offshore renewable energy leasing: Let the competition begin!
Science in the Courtroom: If a Judge Says the Science Isn't Sound, Does it Make a Noise?: An Analysis of Science-Based Challenges to Agency Decision-Making on Proposals for Federal Resource Development
A Blow to Wind Energy
The Dawn of Federal Marine Renewable Energy Development
Co-author, sections on "Public Lands" and "Royalty Valuation and Payment" in Chapter 6 (Federal, State, And Indian Lands) in (5th Ed. 2008) Lowe, Anderson, Smith, and Pierce, Eds., Oil and Gas Law
Status Check: Assessing Interior's Implementation of the Energy Policy Act of 2005
Status Check: Assessing Interior's Implementation of the Energy Policy Act of 2005
Co-author, Patent Pending: Department of the Interior Administration of the Mining Laws