ELN Updates

Recent Federal Developments – Update from Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
Register Now For “TSCA Reform — Six Years Later” On June 29, 2022: Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®), the Environmental Law Institute (ELI), and the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health are pleased to present “TSCA Reform – Six Years Later.” This complimentary virtual conference marks the …
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Environmental Law & Policy Alerts – Update from Somach Simmons & Dunn
June 8, 2022 A Recap of the 2022 Colorado Legislative Session The Colorado General Assembly adjourned its 2022 legislative session on May 11, 2022—below is a highlight summary of water-related legislation passed by the General Assembly, along with a few notable measures that did not pass. Of the bills passed, …
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Federal Court Dismisses State Common Law Claims as Preempted By CERCLA Consent Decree – Update from Manko Gold Katcher Fox
May 27, 2022 Danielle N. Bagwell MGKF Litigation Blog On May 18, 2022 in York et al. v. Northrop Grumman Corp. Guidance and Electronics Co. Inc. et al., No. 21-cv-03251 (W.D. Mo.), a Missouri federal court dismissed Plaintiffs’ complaint alleging negligence, nuisance and trespass from alleged groundwater contamination, finding the claims were preempted by …
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Water Law & Policy Alert – Update from Somach Simmons & Dunn
Court of Appeal Sides with Parties Seeking Attorneys’ Fees for Challenge to California WaterFix Project Siding with public agencies and environmental groups who filed numerous legal challenges to the “twin tunnel” Delta conveyance project known as California WaterFix, the Third District Court of Appeal today unanimously held that the trial court …
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Proposed CBI Rule Addresses Purpose of New Part 703 and Requirements for Asserting a Confidentiality Claim under TSCA – Update from Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
On May 12, 2022, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed new and amended requirements concerning the assertion and treatment of confidential business information (CBI) claims for information reported to or otherwise obtained by EPA under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). 87 Fed. Reg. 29078. The Frank R. Lautenberg …
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Philadelphia Proposes Sweeping Revisions to 40-Year-Old Air Toxics Regulations to Require Health Risk Assessments for Virtually All Permit and License Applications and Renewals – Update from Manko Gold Katcher Fox
PUBLIC PARTICIPATION PERIOD ENDS JUNE 1 May 10, 2022 Katherine L. Vaccaro, Esq. and Michael C. Nines, P.E., LEED AP MGKF Special Alert The City of Philadelphia Air Pollution Control Board (APCB) has approved a proposed rulemaking package from Air Management Services (AMS), an arm of the Philadelphia Department of Public Health (the “Department”), …
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