Client Alert: Environmental Issues to Watch in 2017 for the Oil and Gas Industry

In just the last 90 days, there have been a number of environmental regulatory developments that could have significant impacts on the oil and natural gas industry.  The summaries contained within this Client Alert describe issues that we will be watching in the year to come and highlight potential changes to compliance obligations for owners and operators as a result of these developments.  Of course, the direction of each of these issues could change depending on the policy positions that coalesce under the incoming Trump Administration.