July 17, 2008

July 17, 2008

Published Thursday, July 17, 2008

Clean Air Interstate Rule (CAIR) Vacated
Today the U.S. District Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit vacated the CAIR program and the associated Federal Implementation Plan and remanded both to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.  Opinion posted on What's New.

Mine Safety & Health Law Special Institute - September 20
Scheduled to coincide with the National Mining Association s MINExpo International 2008 in Las Vegas, the EMLF and RMMLF will co-sponsor a one-day  Mine Safety & Health Law  program at the Las Vegas Hilton on Saturday, September 20, prior to the opening of MINExpo.  The program provides 360 minutes of Continuing Legal Education (CLE), equal to approximately 6 CLE hours in 60-minutes states and 7.2 CLE hours in 50-minute states.  For a complete brochure and to register for the program, go to www.emlf.org.

Law School Energy Careers Programs
EMLF will be sponsoring a series of programs at EMLF member law schools this fall, designed to encourage students to enter the field of energy and mineral law.  If you are interested in speaking at one of these programs, please send an email.

EMLF Educational Programs  
September 20, 2008 - Mine Safety & Health Law Special Institute
Las Vegas Hilton Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

October 16-17, 2008 - 33rd  Kentucky Mineral Law Conference
Marriott Griffin Gate Resort, Lexington, KY

October 20-24, 2008 - 26th Annual Oil & Gas Short Course
Houston, TX (Sponsored by RMMLF, IEL-CAIL EMLF)

February 5-7, 2009 - Winter Workshops on Energy Law
Pink Shell Beach Resort, Fort Myers Beach, FL

May 16-19, 2009 - 30th  Annual EMLF Institute
Hilton Oceanfront Resort, Palmetto Dunes, Hilton Head Island, SC