WASHINGTON, D.C. (PRWEB) July 18, 2017
Steven G. Barringer, an environmental and government law & policy shareholder in the Washington, D.C. office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, will present the CLE webinar, “CERCLA Financial Assurance: What Energy Companies Need to Know,” July 18, for Lawline.
The course will review the status of the EPA’s rulemaking under Section 108(b) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Recovery Act of 1980 (CERCLA or Superfund), and the prospects for similar requirements to be imposed on petroleum and coal products manufacturing. Registration for the course can be found here.
Lawline is a platform for online continuing education. According to its website, Lawline’s instructors represent many of the AmLaw 100 as well as includes faculty from nonprofits, corporations, and government agencies.
Barringer counsels clients on federal legislative, agency and regulatory strategy as well as other governmental relations matters. He focuses his environmental practice on solid and hazardous waste management and disposal, mining and public lands law, regulation of toxic substances, reporting requirements for toxic chemicals, and environmental remediation.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Environmental Practice
Greenberg Traurig’s Environmental Practice assists clients with issues under the environmental and natural resource laws that affect their businesses. The firm’s environmental attorneys assist with securing permits and approvals; negotiate and close transactions; defend clients in enforcement actions; handle a broad range of environmental and toxic tort litigation; ensure the understanding and satisfaction of regulatory requirements; prepare for and respond to emergencies; craft approaches for legacy cleanup issues; and develop solutions for product regulation, market access, and environmental policy challenges. The practice was named “Law Firm of the Year” for Environmental Law in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers 2016 edition of “Best Law Firms.”
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GTLaw) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East and is celebrating its 50th anniversary. One firm worldwide, GTLaw has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, was named the largest firm in the U.S. by Law360 in 2017, and among the Top 20 on the 2016 Am Law Global 100. Web: http://www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.