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EPA Announces Public Hearing And Publishes Proposed Rule On Renewable Fuel Standard Program

By Lynn L. Bergeson On July 3, 2018, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it was holding a public hearing for the proposed rule “Renewable Fuel Standard Program:  Standards for 2019 and Biomass-Based Diesel Volume for 2020” on July 18, … Continue reading

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Insured’s Decision to Manufacture A Dangerous Product Knowing No Insurance Is Available Doesn’t Sway Court To Create An Equitable Exception To The Unavailability Rule

The Supreme Court of New Jersey recently resolved an 18-year-old asbestos coverage row, encompassing 330 policies and thousands of claims. In reaching its decision in Cont’l Ins. Co. v. Honeywell Int’l, Inc., No. 078152, 2018 WL 3130638 (N.J. June 27, … Continue reading

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Cleaning up overly broad noncompetes: the “Janitor Rule”

The “janitor rule,” as it’s come to be known, is the rule of thumb in restrictive covenant law that if a noncompetition agreement (or other restrictive covenant) restricts the scope of a former employee’s future employment indiscriminately, untethered to the … Continue reading

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Blog Post: NRDC, States Fight EPA Rollback Of Hydrofluorocarbons Rule

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DSIO leaders weigh in on proposed swap dealer rule amendments

By Brad Rosen, J.D.Leadership from the CFTC’s Division of Swap Dealer & Intermediary Oversight (DSIO) elaborated on the recently proposed amendments to the swap dealer de minimis exception, the highlight of which is the exemption from swap dealer registration at … Continue reading

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