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Uh-Oh, Y'all: EPA's Action Against ‘Fixer Upper' Stresses Importance Of Lead Paint Rules
Even celebrities are not immune to the pitfalls posed by the EPA's rules on handling lead-based paint in renovation projects. On June 5, 2018, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...
United States
3 Jul 2018
Prop 65: 9 Chemicals Added To California's List For Required Warnings
During 2017, the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) added nine compounds to its list of chemicals that product manufacturers are required by law to disclose to consumers.
United States
16 Jan 2018
5 Points To Remember Before Relying On The EPA's New NSR Guidance On Projected Future Emissions
On December 7, 2017, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt issued a memorandum entitled, "New Source Review Preconstruction Permitting Requirements: Enforceability and Use of the Actual-to-Projected-Actual ...
United States
18 Dec 2017
EPA Regional Counsel And MDNR General Counsel Discuss Environmental Enforcement Under New Administrations
Cozad worked in Washington, D.C., for the first six months of 2017 as Acting Deputy Assistant Administrator for the Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance for the new Trump administration.
United States
4 Oct 2017
Environmental Deregulation Under President Trump: Business As Usual?
The Trump Administration is expected to issue a high-profile executive order that seeks to eliminate a major Obama-era environmental measure, the Clean Power Plan.
United States
28 Mar 2017
5 Tips For Environmental Due Diligence In Business Transactions
Virtually all business transactions involve some level of environmental risk. The key is to identify all of the potential risks and collect sufficient information about them early in the due diligence period of a transaction.
United States
13 Mar 2017
New Circuit Split Raises Questions About ‘Permit Shield' Defense In Clean Water Act Cases
Can a discharger violate a general narrative state water quality standard incorporated into its NPDES permit when the permit does not contain specific numeric effluent limits on the discharge?
United States
12 Jan 2017
EPA Reveals First 10 Chemicals To Be Reviewed Under A More Robust Toxic Substances Act
On November 29, 2016, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced the first 10 chemicals that it will evaluate for potential risks to human health and the environment under the "TSCA".
United States
28 Dec 2016
Missouri Supreme Court Resets The Rules For Collecting Leaking Underground Storage Tank Cleanup Costs In Litigation
An impactful decision from the Missouri Supreme Court will likely affect how leaking underground storage tank owners collect cleanup costs from the Petroleum Storage Tank Insurance Fund in the future.
United States
22 Nov 2016
New Prop 65 Warning Rules Impose Additional Burdens On California Businesses
The California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA), the lead Proposition 65 enforcement agency, recently adopted new Prop 65 regulations.
United States
10 Nov 2016
Electronic Waste Rules Could Help Thwart Flow Of Counterfeit Parts
A flood of counterfeit electronic parts from China threatens the reliability of sophisticated defense technologies from thermal weapon sights to advanced missile systems and from aircraft to submarines.
United States
2 Feb 2015
United States
16 Jul 2014
Supreme Court Overturns EPA’s "Tailoring Rule," Upholds GHG BACT For "Anyway" Sources
The U.S. Supreme Court issued its opinion in Utility Air Regulatory Group v. EPA, involving whether the EPA properly decided to regulate sources of GHGs.
United States
4 Jul 2014
Top Region 7 Attorney Details EPA's Biggest Enforcement, Compliance Priorities
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) took a major budget cut last year and is facing the same this year.
United States
12 Jun 2014
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