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Assessment Of Environmentally Contaminated Real Estate
Posted on 9 Jan 2014 by McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC

by Bert M. Goodman The Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court’s recent decision in Harley-Davidson Motor Company v. York County Board of Assessment Appeals (Pa. Cmwlth. Ct. decided on October 30, 2013) [ enhanced version available to subscribers... Read More

Williams Mullen: Tenants Might Breathe a Little Easier
Posted on 12 Mar 2013 by Williams Mullen

By William A. Anderson, II In new guidance, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has expanded the classes of tenants that, in the exercise of its enforcement discretion, it may consider Bona Fide Prospective Purchasers (BFPPs) on a site-specific... Read More

EPA Issues Final Rule Confirming New ASTM E1527-13 Standard Will Meet “All Appropriate Inquiries” Under CERCLA, Older ASTM E1527-05 Standard Still Good . . . For Now
Posted on 11 Feb 2014 by Jenner & Block Corporate Environmental Lawyer

By Alexander J. Bandza On December 30, 2013, the US EPA issued its final rule [ enhanced version available to subscribers ] confirming that the new ASTM E1527-13 standard, in addition to the older ASTM E1527-05 standard, is acceptable... Read More