Top 1st Quarter Environmental Law Developments

Law360, New York (April 15, 2010, 4:37 PM EDT) -- The Obama administration has opened up more areas for offshore oil development in 2010, but it has also taken steps to regulate greenhouse gas emissions. Meanwhile, in the courts, climate change, leasing and endangered species topped the list of significant environmental cases for the first quarter.

Here's a roundup of regulatory and legal developments in January, February and March that environmental attorneys singled out for Law360:

Oil And Gas Drilling

On March 31, President Barack Obama announced plans to expand offshore oil and gas exploration in...
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