EPA’s Task Force Recommendations to Revamp and Expedite Superfund Cleanups and Process – A Welcome Change


While the Environmental Protection Agency’s (“EPA”) Superfund program under the Comprehensive Environmental Response and Liability Act or “CERCLA” has often been dubbed the “Comprehensive Employment and Retirement Lawyers Act,”...
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Understanding Mineral Rights and the Impact on the Value of Your Property


The United States is one of a handful of countries in which private real property owners can hold and own subsurface mineral rights.
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A New Budget, a New EPA Administrator, and New Uncertainty for Superfund Cleanups


When Scott Pruitt took over the post as Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), he made it clear that one of his top priorities was to expedite cleanups at contaminated sites across the country.
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Update - Environmental and Energy Policy Round-Up: Status of Regulations and Key Decisions under the New Administration


As the environmental and energy regulatory landscape under the new Administration continues to shift, we want to keep our clients up to speed, as many of these policy changes may directly or indirectly impact your businesses.
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Cybersecurity Alert: May 12, 2017 RANSOMWARE Attack


Last Friday, May 12, 2017, a world-wide ransomware attack was launched using the WannaCrypt, a.k.a, WannaCry, ransomware program in “phishing” emails and through the EternalBlue network software exploit to infect Microsoft Windows systems.
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