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Environmental Law Forum 2019 (Electronic Download)

Available: In Stock
Price: $149.00


Introduce yourself to new areas, refresh your practice by exploring advanced topics, and keep yourself up to date on the most recent environmental legislative and regulatory developments. Stay competitive with a summary of the year’s leading cases decided by the EHB and catch up on the developments taking place in the area of oil and gas. Develop your practice and expand your knowledge on a range of the most important environmental concerns.

Summary of Contents

  • Federal and State Issues: The 2019 Story
  • Development of a Contaminated Site (Slides)
  • Pipeline Safety and Other Pipeline Development Issues
  • The Regulatory Review Process in Pennsylvania (2019)
  • The Environmental Rights Amendment Right Now
  • A Survey of Recent Land Use Cases
  • Drinking Water System Expansion and Consideration of Potential Contaminants
  • Requirements for “Repealing Regulations” at the Federal Level 
  • Emergency Management May Reduce the Risk of CERCLA Liability for Natural Disasters 
  • Stormwater Regulation in Pennsylvania: A Refresher (Slides) 
  • Municipal Water and Sewer Authorities:When Wall Street Comes Knocking (Slides)
  • Recent Developments in Administrative Law Applied to Environmental Cases
  • Ethical Issues That Might Arise While Litigating a Case in the EHB
  • The Environmental Rights Amendment and Local Land Use Decisions
  • Roads and Bridges – Earthmoving and Encroachments, Permitting 
  • State Law Implications of Federal Regulatory Change
  • Pipelines, Priorities, and Professionalism: Legal Background for the Planners’ Panel 
  • Endangered Species
  • Transmission Lines/Cell Phone Towers 
  • Selected Recent Major Federal Environmental Decisions: Cases Before and Decided by the U.S. Supreme Court, 2017-19 Terms
  • Water Update 
  • Environmental Investigations – Lessons Learned from the Three Largest U.S. Environmental Disasters (Slides) 
  • Climate Change
  • Developments in NGO & PUC Litigation
  • Oil & Gas Update (Slides)
  • Emerging Environmental Issues in Agriculture 
  • Coal and Non‐Coal Update and Historical Perspective (Slides)
  • Multi-State Litigation 
  • 2018-2019 CERCLA Update
  • Don’t Give Up 5 Minutes Before the Miracle (Slides) 
  • Gas-Fired Power Plants
  • Environmental Hearing Board Roundtable
  • Federal & State Air Quality
  • Susquehanna River Basin Commission and the Regulation of Consumptive Use 
  • Financing at the Grid Edge 
  • Clean Air Act Litigation Update: Interesting Environmental Hearing Board (EHB) Air-Related Active Appeals and Recent Decisions
  • Changes in Recycling 
  • FERC Natural Gas Pipeline Projects in a Changing Landscape

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Published: 4/3/2019