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Tenant’s New Defense to Hazardous Substance Liability

Buried in the omnibus spending bill signed earlier this year were amendments to the Superfund law that for the first time make clear that tenants can qualify as bona fide prospective purchasers, protected from cleanup costs from the presence of … Continue reading

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DOL reportedly mulling easing rules on teens in hazardous jobs

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) is reportedly planning to change rules on youth employment so that more teens would be allowed to train to work in jobs deemed hazardous. But an attorney focusing on employment law issues warns that … Continue reading

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EPA Issued Proposed Rule to Add Hazardous Waste Aerosol Cans to Universal Wastes Regulated under RCR

By Lynn L. Bergeson, Christopher R. Bryant, and Margaret R. Graham On March 6, 2018, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a proposed rule (pre-publication version available here) to add hazardous waste aerosol cans to the category of universal … Continue reading

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