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5 Quick Takeaways From EPA's Updated Bona Fide Prospective Purchaser Guidance

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Business Environmental Risks: What the Heck Are They and Why Should You Care? (Part 1 of 2)

2019 11 12 gray-concrete-building-783966 pexels.jpgWhat do wetlands, asbestos containing materials (ACM) and open regulatory violations all have in common? Answer: if ignored, these business environmental risks can turn an otherwise sound investment in commercial real estate into a bad one.

5.5 Things to Know About Subsurface Environmental Investigations (Phase II ESAs) - Part 2 of 2

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5.5 Things to Know About Subsurface Environmental Investigations (Phase II ESAs) - Part 1 of 2

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Third Circuit CERCLA Case Highlights Perils Of Bargain Hunting For Contaminated Land

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5 Things You Should Know About Phase I Environmental Site Assessments

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Tenant Liability Exemption under CERCLA Broadens in 2018 Congressional Appropriations Law

Contract Terms Have Specific, Carefully Defined Meanings, and are Not Ambiguous, and so Extrinsic and Parol Evidence to be Excluded, and Buyer of Kalamazoo Coating Resin Business Must Remediate Site

A recent federal case in New York was a reminder that in contract litigation, the parties should be careful what they claim about how "unambiguous" a contract provision assigning environmental liabilities, as elsewhere, and that in contract drafting, even apparently simple phrases have certain meanings and not others. The indirect lesson is that business people should not assume that environmental and real estate lawyers' insistence on the use of very specific terms in contracts is more academic than practical and serves no useful purpose. Indeed, the care with which such terms were defined and used provided the winning margin for Cytec Industries (Cytec).

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