Any reshaping of energy laws this year to account for natural gas production means Capitol Hill would not be pulling out the same template for an energy bill, and updating old statutes might not be enough, Bernhardt said. "For somebody like me, what's really going to be exciting is: There could be some new big ideas up there that are being discussed," Bernhardt said. "Change presents opportunities, and challenges, for clients."
This article originally appeared in The National Law Journal.
This article originally appeared in The National Law Journal under the headline “Lawyers predict major legislation next session..”