In an August 1, 2016 letter to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) called for an...04 August 2016
Hogan Lovells Webinar: EPA's Expanded "Waters of the U.S." Definition: Navigating the Unprecedented Reach and Scope of New Rule
This CLE webinar will provide environmental counsel with an in-depth review of the EPA's newly proposed revision that widely expands the reach of its rule defining "waters of the U.S." The panel will examine the huge number of entities, businesses, and local governments that will be impacted as well as how—and the expected legal challenges that the rule change will precipitate. The panel will outline and analyze practical next steps for counsel in moving forward with transactions involving waters under and not yet under EPA control.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. ET
Jim Banks, the Practice Group Leader for the Environment Practice at Hogan Lovells. Jim represents clients before the federal courts, in agency permitting actions and regulatory proceedings at the federal and state levels, and before the U.S. Congress. As a public-interest advocate, Jim earned a national reputation for his work in the water pollution area.
Western Governors’ Association Urges Expanded Role for States in Administration of the Endangered Species Act
At the conclusion of its annual meeting earlier this month, the Western Governors’ Association adopted a broad policy resolution (2016-08) with specific recommendations for reform of the...11 July 2016
On 13 April 2016, the European Commission published an interim report in its sector inquiry on electricity capacity mechanisms it had launched in April 2015, its first-ever sector inquiry...21 April 2016