When the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) recently rolled out version 3
of the Leadership and Environmental Design (LEED) green building rating system
in July of 2009, the question of whether a building's LEED certification could
be taken away or the building decertified...
Originally posted 2009-08-24 09:00:00. As I was following some of the posts by @ imadnaffa on Twitter, I came across a post
by a consultant that guarantees LEED Certification. This got me
thinking about the myriad issues relating to the third party
certification aspect of adding such certification...
Last year several individuals, including a green building consultant, an architect, and an engineer, sued the U.S. Green Building Council
(USGBC) in federal court in New York, alleging that the organization
made false or misleading statements in connection with its Leadership in Energy and Environmental...
By Neil Lowenstein
Below is a summary
of the new Congressional LEED spending restrictions for DOD prepared by
one our firm attorneys, George Nicholos. Sudden Policy Re-direction / Congress Restricts LEED Spending at Department of Defense
of Defense (DoD) has been at the forefront...