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Transbay Tower Groundbreaking
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Weekly Brief: 78% of Law Schools Ignore ABA Rule
Deryck Palmer on What’s Next for the Energy Sector
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Regulatory Challanges When Bringing a Vehicle to Market in the United States
Who pays for road damage in Pennsylvania after ACT 13?
Marcellus gas fuels Natural Gas Vehicles
Natural gas encourages industrial and large commercial end-users to revisit their operational plans
Goldman Sachs' Conflicts at Center of Kinder-El Paso Deal
Is Fracking Safe?
A recent California appellate decision broke new ground for solar energy developers by upholding a County’s decision to cancel numerous Williamson Act contracts and approve a large solar project despite potentially...more
At Looper Reed we advise our clients that it is good business to accommodate your neighbor informally, if you can. Sometimes that leads to attempted world domination, as Chamberlain learned from Hitler in 1938....more
Just signed by Governor Brown, SB 618 (Wolk) creates, for the first time, an explicit mechanism for landowners and solar developers to remove non-prime agricultural land from existing Williamson Act contracts in order to use...more
In This Issue:
1 Jacky Martin racing again
2 Endangered species litigation
3 The Oklahoma Livestock Owner’s Lien Act
4 Winds of change
Excerpt from "Jacky Martin racing again"
Racing legend looks to McAfee & Taft...more
PLANNING SCOTLAND'S RENEWABLE FUTURE
With the SNP winning a historic 69 seats, we take a look at what the re-elected Scottish Government will need to do to the planning system if their ambitious renewables targets are to be...more
INSIDE THIS ISSUE:
2 Oklahoma’s Nontestamentary Transfer of Property Act
3 Tracking EPA’s enforcement of the CAFO Mandatory Greenhouse Gas Reporting Rule
3 The excess farm loss deduction limitation
4 Oklahoma’s Oil and...more
Please find below the recent Client Alert on the Non-Agricultural Land Use Tax....more
While there are signs that the greater economy may be turning a corner, the State of California continues to struggle with its finances in the wake of the economic downturn. Indeed, despite all the political wrangling and...more
Document is a summary of the Agriculture provisions that amended the American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 before it narrowly passed the House of Representatives on June 26, 2009. It is now currently on the calender...more
A guide to carbon markets, including frequently asked questions, descriptions of and terminology used by the major emissions trading systems, and a glossary of carbon trading terms.