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Helping Clients With Their Energy and Environmental Needs

This post provides important updates to our August 17, 2020 post regarding U.S. EPA's amendments to the 2012 and 2016 New Source...


Tags: Clean Air Act, NSPS OOOOa, Energy, Environment,

This post updates an earlier post outlining the USEPA’s and Ohio EPA’s COVID-19 enforcement policies.


Tags: Environment

The Supreme Court of Ohio accepted a case involving the Ohio Dormant Mineral Act (ODMA), Fonzi v. Brown, but held the case until...


Tags: DMA, Oil and Gas, Energy, ODMA

On August 13, 2020, U.S. EPA issued two final rules amending the 2012 and 2016 New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for the...


Tags: NSPS OOOOa, Energy, Environment, NSPS OOOO

On June 1, 2020, the Seventh District Court of Appeals once again addressed the level of diligence required to identify holders...


Tags: 'Utica Shale', Ohio, "2006 DMA", Dormant Mineral Act,

On July 6, 2020, the U.S. Supreme Court issued an Order partially granting a motion to stay a Montana District Court’s injunction...


Tags: Nationwide Permit 12, Clean Water Act, Energy, Environment

On June 16, 2020, Governor DeWine signed House Bill 168 into law.  The bill is designed to encourage brownfield redevelopment and...


Tags: Environment

On June 4, 2020, U.S. EPA proposed a rule to improve the consistency and transparency of benefit cost analyses (BCAs) for all...


Tags: Clean Air Act, cost benefit analysis, Energy, Environment

On June 1, 2020, U.S. EPA finalized amendments to the rules governing the Clean Water Act (CWA) Section 401 water quality...


Tags: 401, Clean Water Act, water quality certification, Energy,

On May 21, 2020, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled for a lessee in an oil and gas lease dispute, finding that the lessee...


Tags: Post-Production Costs, Royalties, Oil and Gas, Energy

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