Publications

COVID-19 Impacts in Massachusetts: SJC Sets Protocols for Entering Courthouses
EPA Weighs Lifting COVID-19-Related Enforcement Discretion Policy
Federal Court Vacates Nationwide Permit 48 for Local Commercial Shellfish Growers
States Seek PFAS Requirements in Industrial Stormwater General Permit
Oregon Appeals Court Confirms Water Rights for Hydroelectric Power
President Trump Orders Expanded Use of Emergency Powers to Streamline Infrastructure
EPA Tackles Controversial Clean Water Act Certification Requirements
Opportunities for Industry Action in Response to President Trump’s Executive Order Limiting EPA and Other Federal Agency Use of Guidance
How Green is the “Green Rush”? Recognizing the Environmental Concerns Facing the Cannabis Industry
Making Sense of Environmental Agency Enforcement Policies in the Wake of a Pandemic
EPA Finalizes Removal of Water Quality Standards Despite Pending Washington Lawsuit
SCOTUS: Clean Water Act Permits Required for Some Releases into Groundwater
Federal Court Nullifies Clean Water Act General Permit for Pipelines and Other Linear Projects
New York Approves $3 Billion 2020 Conservation Bond Act
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
New Klamath TMDLs: An Impossible Standard?
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
New York Issues Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Setting Strict Limits for PFOA, PFOS and Dioxane
Ninth Circuit Orders EPA to Develop Total Maximum Daily Loads for Temperature on the Columbia and Snake Rivers
MassDEP Proposes Stringent MCL and Finalizes Cleanup Standards for Six PFAS
Ruling in First CWA Case to Rely on EPA’s Interpretive Statement on Groundwater Releases
New York Enacts New Limitations Period for Water Supplier Contamination Claims
EPA Proposes Big Changes to the EAB Permit Appeals Process
Justices Wrestle with Scope of the CWA’s Permitting Requirement
NMFS Seeks to Streamline Aquaculture Permitting While a Washington Federal Court Interjects Caution
EPA Proposes Revisions to the Lead and Copper Rule