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NJDEP Issues Proposed Regulations to Implement Environmental Justice Law

June 13, 2022

With the issuance of proposed regulations, businesses seeking to comply with New Jersey’s Environmental Justice Law just...

Developers Beware: Emergency Flood Hazard Rule Adoption Will Have Immediate Impacts

June 1, 2022

In a surprising move, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (“NJDEP”) intends to amend Flood Hazard...

Manufacturers Who Sold Hazardous Substances to a Discharger Could Face Spill Act Liability

May 4, 2022

In the decades since its adoption in the 1970s, the New Jersey Spill Compensation and Control Act...

NJDEP Adds Clarity to Dirty Dirt Law

April 5, 2022

In January 2020, New Jersey’s “Dirty Dirt” legislation was signed into law. The law requires businesses engaged...

NJBPU Denies Extensions of Solar Transition Incentive Project Completion Deadlines

March 17, 2022

New Jersey has been successful in supporting the development of solar energy facilities through incentive programs, but...

Property Owner Forced to Accept Deed Notice by Good-Faith Remediator?

February 7, 2022

What happens when a property owner refuses to consent to a deed notice to address historic fill...

Limited Funding Available for NJ Brownfields – NJEDA Brownfields Impact Fund

January 25, 2022

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (“NJEDA”) announced that the new Brownfields Impact Fund opened for applications...

NJ PACT Update: New Jersey Announces CO2 Emissions Limits for Stationary Sources

December 10, 2021

During the first term of New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy, his administration announced ambitious plans both to...

Biden Administration Attempts to Strengthen Current NEPA Environmental Review Process

November 30, 2021

In 2020, the Trump Administration restricted the environmental review process for major federal actions required under the...

The Importance of Avoiding Net Opinions in Environmental Cleanup Disputes

November 9, 2021

The Appellate Division’s unpublished decision in Meyer v. Constantinou, decided earlier this year, affirmed the exclusion of...

Environmental Justice Comes Early to New Jersey

September 24, 2021

New Jersey is no longer waiting to implement environmental justice requirements following surprise action by the New...

NJ Takes Steps to Regulate Environmental Impacts of Cannabis

August 26, 2021

While entrepreneurs and investors rush to set up cannabis businesses throughout the Garden State, how will New...

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