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US EPA Announces Enforcement Initiatives for 2020-23

In a memo released in June of this year, US EPA’s Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assistance (OECA) announced the Agency’s National Compliance Initiatives, or “NCIs,” for the 2020-2023 planning …

New Website Showcases Land Reuse Mission of Montgomery County Land Bank

The Montgomery County Land Bank has launched a great new website that highlights the Land Bank’s mission and explains how it partners with local governments, citizens, and investors to facilitate …

In Whiskey Fungus Case, Sixth Circuit Says No Clean Air Act Preemption of State Law Nuisance Claims

In early November, the Sixth Circuit soundly rejected a distillery’s claim that Kentucky common law nuisance claims are preempted by the federal Clean Air Act.   Merrick v. Diageo Americas …