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Hefner and Bloomberg to Present Fall 2019 Air & Waste Management Association – Upper Midwest Section Legal Seminar

ELG attorneys Jon Bloomberg and Bill Hefner will present their annual Legal Seminar for the Air & Waste Management Association – Upper Midwest Section on Wednesday, October 16, 2019.  The focus of this year’s Seminar will be on the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent Kisor v. Wilkie and Gundy v. United States decisions and what those decisions may portend for the regulated community.  Jon and Bill will also provide a brief primer on the attorney-client privilege and the attorney work product doctrine, including their purposes, scopes, applications and limitations.  Details about how to attend the Seminar or watch it online can be found here.

Jeremy Greenhouse and Jon Bloomberg to Present at 2018 CSWEA/AWMA Conference on the Environment

ELG attorneys Jeremy Greenhouse and Jon Bloomberg will present at this year’s Central States Water Environment/Air and Waste Management Associations – Upper Midwest Section’s Conference on the Environment.  Jeremy will  be speaking on legal and regulatory updates regarding federal and state water law. Jon will appear on a panel discussing the impacts of EPA’s changes to the New Source Review air permitting. The Conference will be held on November 7, 2018, at the Minneapolis Convention Center.  Further details on the conference and information on how to register can be found here.

Bloomberg and Hefner to Present Webinar on Title V Certification Risk Management

ELG attorneys Jon Bloomberg and Bill Hefner will be presenting a ninety-minute national webinar for the Air and Waste Management Association on Thursday, January 18, 2018.  The webinar—entitled “Managing Risk in the Title V Certification Process”—will summarize Clean Air Act Title V certification obligations and address pertinent issues using case studies and examples.  Registration and additional information about the webinar can be found here.

Environmental Law Network Again Ranked as a Band 1 Global-wide Legal Network

Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Business Lawyers has again recognized the Environmental Law Network (ELN) as a highly recommended Band 1 Environmental Legal Network for its 2018 edition. ELN remains the only environmental law network to be globally recognized in Chambers.  The Environmental Law Group, Ltd., has been a member of this 33-firm global network of environmental law firms since 2006.  ELN’s Chamber ranking can be found here, while additional information about ELN can be found here.

Bloomberg, Hefner and Greenhouse to present at 2017 CSWEA/AWMA-UMS Conference on the Environment

ELG attorneys Jon Bloomberg, Bill Hefner and Jeremy Greenhouse will present at this year’s Central States Water Environment/Air and Waste Management Associations – Upper Midwest Section’s Conference on the Environment.  Jon will be co-presenting on the topic of air permitting and compliance in Minnesota for startup, shutdown and malfunction activities, Bill will provide an update on New Source Review enforcement and possible program revisions, and Jeremy will provide an update on federal and state water law developments.  The Conference will be held on November 8, 2017, at the Minneapolis Convention Center.  Further details on the conference can be found here and registration is available here.

ELG to Host Annual Conference of the Environmental Law Network

On September 21 and 22, 2017, ELG will host the annual conference of the Environmental Law Network (ELN). ELG is proud to be a member of the ELN. ELN is an environmental law firm network that makes local representation available nationwide. Through ELN, more than 250 environmental attorneys share ideas, information, experiences, and contacts to increase the value of legal representation for their respective clients. ELN also has foreign affiliates in Argentina, Brazil, Canada, France, Italy, Mexico, the United Kingdom and Spain. Leaders in each of the member firms average more than 20 years of experience in the field. The annual conference will be held at the Loews Hotel in Minneapolis and will feature numerous speakers including Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Commissioner, John Linc Stine.

Bill Hefner Named Director of A&WMA – UMS Board

Members of the Air & Waste Management Association – Upper Midwest Section have elected ELG attorney Bill Hefner as a Director of the Board of the A&WMA-UMS.  Bill—who replaces outgoing ELG attorney Jon Bloomberg on the Board—will serve a three-year term beginning June 2017.  The mission of A&WMA is to assist in the professional development and critical environmental decision-making of its members to benefit society and its core purpose is to improve environmental knowledge and decisions by providing a neutral forum for exchanging information.

 

For over 35 years, the Upper Midwest Section (UMS) of the Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) has provided a forum for Association members who live in Minnesota, Western Wisconsin, and the Dakotas to meet, learn, and network. 

Jon Bloomberg and Bill Hefner to Present Webinar on Administrative Law for Environmental Professionals

ELG attorneys Jon Bloomberg and Bill Hefner will be presenting a two-hour national webinar for the Air and Waste Management Association on Wednesday, July 19, 2017.  The webinar—entitled “Administrative Law for Environmental Professionals”—will address such topics as the legal basis of regulations, the difference between rules and guidance, and key considerations in managing compliance risk.  Registration and additional information about the webinar can be found here.