- Blog: The Nickel ReportGroups Seeking to Expand Reach of Clean Water ActPosted on March 4, 2021 by Brent A. RosserIn April 2020, the Supreme Court issued its opinion in County of Maui v. Hawaii Wildlife Fund et al., 140 S. Ct. 1462 (2000), vacating the Ninth Circuit’s decision. The appeals court had affirmed a district court’s finding of Clean Water Act (“CWA”) liability for the County’s alleged failure to obtain a discharge permit for... The post Groups Seeking to Expand Reach of Clean Water Act appeared first on The Nickel Report. Continue Reading
- Blog: Waller Law BlogCorporate Transparency Act creates privacy concerns for Family Offices and Private Trust CompaniesPosted on February 28, 2021 by The Act creates a risk of sensitive ownership information being exposed.
- Blog: Lawson Lundell Project Law BlogBritish Columbia Contaminated Sites – New Requirements Start Feb. 1, 2021Posted on January 24, 2021 by Will J. Shaw, Jennifer S. NylandOn February 1, 2021, new reporting requirements in British Columbia will apply to owners and operators of lands that have been used for specified commercial and industrial uses. These reporting requirements will also trigger environmental investigation requirements to determine whether or not the lands are contaminated. While the B.C. government believes this will ...
- Blog: Energy Law UpdateWe're Hiring: Seeking Energy and Environmental Associate to Join Our TeamPosted on November 8, 2020 by Verrill seeks to hire an associate attorney to join our Portland office as a member of our Environmental and Energy Groups. Verrill is a full service law firm with more than 135 attorneys conducting a nationwide practice from our offices in Portland and Augusta, Maine; Westport, Connecticut; Boston, Massachusetts; Providence, Rhode Island; and Washington, D.C. [...]