Topic: Clean Air Act

JD Supra Corporate Brief: Export Control, Clean Air, Global M&A, IT Contracts

On February 3, 1917, the Sixteenth Amendment to the US Constitution is ratified, giving the federal government the right to collect an income tax… How’d You Get That Job? Jared Cohen, General Counsel and VP of Operations at Kickstarter, tells his story… (Jared Cohen, JD Supra Perspectives) Ignorance of the (export control law) is no… Read more »

3 Ways the EPA Is Celebrating the New Year

Some celebrate the New Year with lavish parties, others with introspective resolutions… The Environmental Protection Agency appears to be taking a different approach. For your reference, here’s a look at three new EPA regulations that will affect a broad range of businesses and industries in the new year – and beyond: 1. Updated greenhouse gas limits… Read more »

EPA News: Latest Need-to-Know from JD Supra

What’s new at the Environmental Protection Agency? A temporary suspension of contracts with BP Exploration and Production, Superfund guidance, an NSR settlement, and more. For your reference, a roundup of EPA-related law news and updates: EPA’s Temporary Suspension of BP Contracts with the U.S. Government–The Other Shoe to Drop (Warner Norcross & Judd): “On Wednesday,… Read more »

Who’s to Clean Up Cross-State Pollution? The Answer is Blowin’ in the Wind…

Earlier this week, a DC court of appeals judicial panel struck down the Environmental Protection Agency’s Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR), also known as the Transport Rule. From law firm Butler Snow: “In a 2-1 sharply divided decision, the Court didn’t just remand the rule to EPA for ‘reworking,’ it vacated the rule in toto… Read more »

Sunny With a Chance of Rain: Latest Updates on the Environmental Protection Agency

“You win some, you lose some,” might be the motto these days at the Environmental Protection Agency, which has recently seen a legal win in Texas, a loss in the DC District Court, and an unfortunate data breach exposing the personal financial information of nearly 8,000 employees: “The Washington Business Journal published a report of… Read more »