• Colon de Mejias v. Lamont

    Publication Date: 2020-06-29
    Practice Area: Energy and Natural Resources | Government | Public Utilities | Tax
    Industry: Energy | State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Peter Hall
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiffs-Appellants: Stephen J. Humes, Holland & Knight LLP, John M. Wolfson, Feiner Wolfson, LLC, Roger Reynolds, Connecticut Fund for the Environment, on the brief, Benjamin M. Wattenmaker, Feiner Wolfson, LLC, Hartford, CT.
    for defendant: For Defendants-Appellees: Phillip Miller, Assistant Attorney General, for William Tong, Attorney General for the State of Connecticut, Hartford, CT.

    Case Number: 18-3533

    Transfer From Energy Funds to General Fund Does Not Violate Contracts Clause, Is Not Tax

  • Certain Underwriters at Lloyd's, London v. Axon Pressure Prod., Inc.

    Publication Date: 2020-04-27
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Energy and Natural Resources | Insurance Litigation
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Duncan
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 18-20453

    In 2013, there was a catastrophic oil well blowout on the Hercules 265 drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico.

  • The Legal Intelligencer

    Southwestern Energy Prod. Co. v. Anadarko E&P Onshore LLC, PICS Case No. 17-1217 (C.P. Lycoming July 31, 2017) Anderson, J. (4 pages).

    August 18, 2017

    Plaintiff was entitled to summary judgment regarding subsurface rights in property where the evidence indicated the defendant's predecessor was divested of the subsurface rights in a tax sale.

  • The American Lawyer

    Deal Watch: All About Energy and a Sanction-Free Sale

    October 16, 2016

    Energy company acquisitions dominated the billion-dollar transactional tables last week and a big deal announced over the weekend—a href="http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/industry/

  • Great Oaks Water Company v. Santa Clara Valley Water District

    Publication Date: 2015-12-09
    Practice Area:
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    Date Filed: 2015-12-08
    Court: C.A. 6th
    Judge:
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Plaintiff and Respondent, Great Oaks Water District: Silicon Valley Law Group, Jeffrey S. Lawson, Johnson & James, Robert K. Johnson, Omar F. James, Great Oaks Water Company, Timothy S. Guster
    for defendant: Attorneys for Defendant and Appellant, Santa Clara Valley Water District: Hanson Bridgett, Joseph M. Quinn, Adam Hofmann, Office of District Counsel Santa Clara Valley Water District, Stanly T. Yamamoto

    Case Number: No. H035260

    Cite as 14 C.D.O.S. 13050 GREAT OAKS WATER COMPANY, Plaintiff and Respondent, v. SANTA C

  • Center for Biological Diversity v. California Department of Fish and Wildlife (The Newhall Land and Farming Company)

    Publication Date: 2015-11-30
    Practice Area:
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    Date Filed: 2015-11-30
    Court: Ca. Sup. Ct.
    Judge:
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: John Buse, Kevin P. Bundy, Aruna Prabhala; Law Office of Adam Keats, Adam Keats; Jason A. Weiner; Frank G. Wells Environmental Law Clinic, Sean B. Hecht; Chatten-Brown and Carstens, Jan Chatten-Brown and Doug Carstens for Plaintiffs and Respondents.
    for defendant: Wendy L. Bogdan, Thomas R. Gibson, John H. Mattox; Thomas Law Group, Tina A. Thomas, Ashle T. Crocker, Amy R. Higuera and Meghan M. Dunnagan for Defendant and Appellant.

    Case Number: No: S217763

    Cite as 14 C.D.O.S. 12629 CENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY et al., Plaintiffs and Respondent

  • Great Oaks Water Company v. Santa Clara Valley Water District

    Publication Date: 2015-08-13
    Practice Area:
    Industry:
    Date Filed: 2015-08-12
    Court: C.A. 6th
    Judge:
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Plaintiff and Respondent, Great Oaks Water District: Silicon Valley Law Group, Jeffrey S. Lawson, Johnson & James, Robert K. Johnson, Omar F. James, Great Oaks Water Company, Timothy S. Guster
    for defendant: Attorneys for Defendant and Appellant, Santa Clara Valley Water District: Hanson Bridgett, Joseph M. Quinn, Adam Hofmann, Office of District Counsel Santa Clara Valley Water District, Stanly T. Yamamoto

    Case Number: No. H035260

    Cite as 14 C.D.O.S. 8914 GREAT OAKS WATER COMPANY, Plaintiff and Respondent, v. SANTA CL

  • Texas Lawyer

    Energy Transfer's $53B Merger Bid Rejected

    June 24, 2015

    Mergers and acquisitions are tricky propositions. The failure rate for M&As sits at between 70 percent and 90 percent, according to a Harvard Business Review report. Given the ble

  • Siskiyou County Farm Bureau v. Department Of Fish And Wildlife

    Publication Date: 2015-06-05
    Practice Area:
    Industry:
    Date Filed: 2015-06-04
    Court: C.A. 3rd
    Judge:
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Briscoe Ivester & Bazel and David Ivester; Law Office of Darrin W. Mercier and Darrin W. Mercier for Plaintiff and Respondent.
    for defendant: Kamala D. Harris, Attorney General, Robert W. Byrne, Senior Assistant Attorney General, Randy L. Barrow, Deputy Attorney General, Gary Alexander, Ali A. Karaouni, and Deborah L. Barnes, Deputy Attorneys General, for Defendant and Appellant.

    Case Number: No. C073735

    Cite as 14 C.D.O.S. 5632 SISKIYOU COUNTY FARM BUREAU, Plaintiff and Respondent, v. DEPAR

  • Halfmoon v. General Electric Co., 1:09-CV-228

    Publication Date: 2015-05-21
    Practice Area:
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. District Court, Northern District
    Judge: District Judge David Hurd
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Plaintiff Town of Halfmoon: David A. Engel, Esq., Shannan Collier, Krasnokutski, Esq., of Counsel, Nolan & Heller, LLP, Albany, NY. Attorneys for Plaintiffs Saratoga County and Saratoga County Water Authority: Craig M. Crist, Esq., Donald W. Boyajian, Esq., James R. Peluso, Jr., Esq., Benjamin W. Hill, Esq., William J. Dreyer, Esq., of Counsel, Dreyer Boyajian LLP, Albany, NY.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Defendant General Electric Co.: Samantha L. Millier, Esq., of Counsel, Mackenzie Hughes LLP, Syracuse, NY. Attorneys for Defendant General Electric Co.: Neelum J. Wadhwani, Esq., Robert J. Shaughnessy, Esq., Steven R. Kuney, Esq., Constance T. Forkner, Esq., Joseph G. Petrosinelli, Esq., of Counsel, Williams & Connolly LLP, Washington, DC.

    Case Number: 1:09-CV-228

    Cite as: Halfmoon v. General Electric Co., 1:09-CV-228, NYLJ 1202726958159, at *1 (NDNY, Decided May 12, 2015) CASENAME Town of Halfmoon and County of Saratoga