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1806, 2017

You Need a Green Building Consultant (Who Speaks for the Trees)

June 18th, 2017|Categories: Environmental Law|Tags: , , , , |

We are often asked “what is the best way to assure success in a green building project?” Whether that query [...]

1106, 2017

Attorney General’s End of Third Party Settlements is Good for the Environment

June 11th, 2017|Categories: Environmental Law|Tags: , , , |

Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a memo on June 5, 2017 to all Department of Justice components and 94 U.S. [...]

406, 2017

Retailers Pay Millions for Hazardous Waste Violations

June 4th, 2017|Categories: Environmental Law|Tags: , , , |

Retailers across the nation are buttressing their trash disposal practices after Dollar General Stores and Big Lots Stores paid Millions [...]

2805, 2017

Solar Powered Advertisement is Deceptive

May 28th, 2017|Categories: Environmental Law|Tags: , , , , , , |

A business installs photo voltaic panels on its roof to generate power, and advertises that it is “solar powered.” The [...]

2105, 2017

Selling a House with Solar Panels is Not for the Faint of Heart

May 21st, 2017|Categories: Environmental Law|Tags: , |

It can be difficult if not dangerous to fail to properly address rooftop solar panels at the time of sale of a house.

1405, 2017

Is the 2018 IgCC Doomed to Fail?

May 14th, 2017|Categories: Environmental Law|Tags: , , , |

Last week the ICC and ASHRAE issued joint news releases on the status of the “unified green building code that [...]