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The Ohio House of Representatives recently passed a bill (H.B. 168) that provides “bona fide prospective purchasers” (BFPPs) of...


Tags: H.B. 168, Brownfields, CERCLA, Bona Fide Prospective Purchaser,

Today, U.S. EPA released two technical guidance documents to support assessment and mitigation activities at sites where vapor...


Tags: CERCLA, Vapor Intrusion, Environment, RCRA

On October 6, 2014, U.S. EPA published a final rule amending the All Appropriate Inquiries Rule, 40 CFR Part 312, to remove the...


Tags: Brownfields, CERCLA, Due Diligence, Environment

On December 30, 2013, U.S. EPA published a final rule approving the use of ASTM International’s recently updated standard for...


Tags: Brownfields, CERCLA, Environment

This blog entry provides an important update to our August 19, 2013 entry reporting on U.S. EPA’s Direct Final Rule to amend the...


Tags: Brownfields, CERCLA, Environment

On August 15, 2013, U.S. EPA took direct final action to amend the All Appropriate Inquiries Rule, 40 CFR Part 312, by adding...


Tags: CERCLA, Due Diligence, Environment

On April 4, 2013, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit held that a bona fide prospective purchaser’s (BFPP) inaction...


Tags: CERCLA, Environment

Yesterday the United States Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway Company v. U.S.  At...


Tags: CERCLA, Environment

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