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Monetizing Vacant Land Through Mitigation Banking

by Sullivan & Worcester on

A mitigation bank is a wetland, stream, or other habitat area that has been restored, established, enhanced, or (in certain circumstances) preserved for the purpose of providing compensation for unavoidable impacts to such...more

Public Decision Making newsletter - Summer Edition 2016

by DLA Piper on

This newsletter summarises recent developments in resource management and local government law in New Zealand that are of particular relevance to local authorities and decision makers. In this edition, we address recent...more

Development of court practice regarding property tax on energy-efficient buildings

by Dentons on

On 16 September 2016 the Commercial Court of Kemerovo Region delivered a decision in case No. A27-13534/2016. In the context of the case, the court considered a dispute between OOO Novostroy and the Federal Tax Service...more

New Jersey’s Appellate Division Declines to Pierce Corporate Veil and Impose Personal Liability on Company Principal for Cleanup...

by Blank Rome LLP on

Action Item: On January 14, 2016, the Appellate Division of the New Jersey Superior Court in New Jersey Dep’t of Envtl. Prot. v. Navillus Group, No. A-4726-13T3, 2016 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 77 (N.J. Super. Ct. App. Div....more

Superior Court of New Jersey Pierces the “LLC” Veil, Holding Sole Member Liable for Environmental Liabilities

by Cole Schotz on

On February 26, 2015, in Coty US LLC v. 680 S. 17th Street LLC, the Superior Court of New Jersey, Chancery Division, pierced the veil of a New Jersey limited liability company and held its sole member liable for environmental...more

Brownfield land in the UK: directors’ and officers’ liability

by Reed Smith on

Introduction - In this first in a series of briefings on topics relevant to those involved in brownfield land, we look at the issue of directors’ and officers’ personal liability....more

Hurricane Sandy And Flood Insurance: Critical Deadline Looms

by Charles Yuen on

Hurricane Sandy And Flood Insurance: Critical Deadline Looms by Charles A. Yuen on September 11, 2013 Flood insurance policies contain a provision requiring the filing of a sworn proof of loss, typically within sixty...more

CERCLA Is Still Constitutional

To paraphrase Shakespeare, United States v. Sterling Centrecorp, Inc., is a great feast of legal argument. The PRP in that case purchased the assets of a mining company whose operations in California had caused releases of...more

Can Our Association Do That? FCA Adopts New Rule for Farm Credit Subsidiaries

by Nexsen Pruet, PLLC on

The Farm Credit Administration has adopted a new final rule governing the ownership and use of unincorporated business entities (UBEs) by Farm Credit System institutions. It applies to investments by System institutions in...more

Insurance Coverage For Long Tail Injuries In California

The California Supreme Court recently ruled, in a case involving environmental damage at a State controlled waste site, that multiple insurers, who provided coverage to the State at different periods between 1964-1976, are...more

Seller's Guide for Environmental Due Diligence

by Miller Canfield on

As a follow-up to the article that appeared in our February 2012 Global Automotive Newsletter, "Purchaser’s Guide for Conducting Environmental Due Diligence," this Seller’s Guide will discuss several due diligence tips that...more

Sole Shareholder Of Company That Owns Contaminated Property Can Be Held Liable Under CERCLA As Current Operator

by Cole Schotz on

In the case of Litgo v. Martin, 2011 WL 65933 (D.N.J. Jan. 7, 2011) the federal District Court of New Jersey held that a shareholder of a single-purpose entity that owns a contaminated facility is liable as a current operator...more

Eminent Domain Guide

by Brad Kuhn on

What is Eminent Domain and What am I Entitled to if the Government Seeks to Condemn my Property: A Survival Guide to Eminent Domain for Property and Business Owners....more

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