September/October 2010 Issue

Table of Contents


Views from the Chair
Steven G. McKinney…2

Section Spotlight…3

Get the most out of your Section membership by joining committees…7

Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources 2010-2011 Leadership…8

In Brief
Theodore L. Garrett…10
Calendar of Section Events…11

People on the Move
Steven T. Miano…15


Biotech liability’s watershed year
Thomas P. Redick…1

The Renewable Fuel Standard: Mandating renewable fuel production in the United States
Jay P. Kesan and Christopher J. Miller…4

EPA’s co-proposal for regulating of coal combustion residuals
William L. Penny…6 

Supreme Court considers the judicial takings doctrine in beach restoration case
Thomas W. Merrill…12


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