Merger Scrutiny, Open Banking Included in Biden's Executive Order

President Joe Biden signed an executive order on July 9 targeting what he labeled anticompetitive practices in banking and other parts of the economy, declaring it would fortify an American ideal “that true capitalism depends on fair and open competition.” The sweeping order includes 72 actions and recommendations that BidenContinue Reading

FACT SHEET: President Biden’s Leaders Summit on Climate

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, and in order to promote the interests of American workers, businesses, and consumers, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1.  Policy.      A fair, open, and competitive marketplace has long beenContinue Reading

Inside Track: Planning, Environment & Sustainability - In the media, In practice and courts, Cases and Legislation - Real Estate and Construction

On May 20, 2021, President Biden signed Executive Order 14030 (EO 14030).1 Stating that the “intensifying impacts of climate change present physical risk to assets, publicly traded securities, private investments, and companies,” EO 14030 seeks to increase disclosure of climate-related financial risk by both the public sector and private sector. AsContinue Reading

Inside Track: Planning, Environment & Sustainability - In the media, In practice and courts, Cases and Legislation - Real Estate and Construction

On May 20, 2021, President Biden signed Executive Order 14030 (EO 14030).1 Stating that the “intensifying impacts of climate change present physical risk to assets, publicly traded securities, private investments, and companies,” EO 14030 seeks to increase disclosure of climate-related financial risk by both the public sector and private sector. AsContinue Reading

The Esports Ecosystem On Track To Reach $1.8 Billion By 2022

ROCHESTER, N.Y. and GRONINGEN, Netherlands, June 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Hyzon Motors Inc. (“Hyzon”), a leading global supplier of zero-emission hydrogen fuel cell powered commercial vehicles, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with JuVe Automotion GmbH (“JuVe”) for the sale of hydrogen fuel cell powered heavy duty trucks.Continue Reading

Stormwater Enforcement: Arkansas Department of Energy and Environment - Division of Environmental Quality and Washington County Sand/Gravel Mine Operator Enter into Consent Administrative Order | Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, P.L.L.C.

Download PDF The Arkansas Department of Energy and Environment – Division of Environmental Quality (“DEQ”) and the Washington County Arkansas Road Department (“Department”) entered into an April 13th Consent Administrative Order (“CAO”) addressing violations of a water/stormwater permit. See LIS No. 21-032. The CAO provides that the Department operates aContinue Reading