By Jeremy A. Mercer and
Cecil C. Kuhne, III
On August 22, 2011, the West Virginia Department of Environmental
Protection ("WVDEP")-pursuant to Governor Ray Tomblin's Executive Order
4-11, issued July 12, 2011- promulgated...
By Kristian E. White
On July 22nd, Pennsylvania Governor Tom
Corbett's Marcellus Shale Advisory Commission released its report,
setting forth 96 recommendations designed to ensure the responsible
development of the Commonwealth's natural...
Jennifer A. C. Richardson*
Candidate 2011, University of California, Hastings College of the Law; B.A.,
cum laude, 2006, University of California, Los Angeles.
from Protecting Surface Land by
Internalizing the Cost of Oil and...
By Michael C. Murphy
Citing a recently decided case in Colorado, the bankruptcy trustee for Norse Energy filed a motion in early August urging the New York Court of Appeals to re-hear arguments in the case, [ enhanced version available to lexis.com...
to Governor Earl Ray Tomblin's July 12, 2011 Executive Order , the West
Virginia Department of Environmental Protection late yesterday filed an
emergency rule that will apply to horizontal wells in West Virginia...