Energy Law

Energy Law

Record $1.4B fine levied against gas company in fatal explosion and fire

Election Law

Does national voter form have to include states’ citizenship requirement? 10th Circuit to decide

Energy Law

Solar power towers are igniting birds in midair; wildlife protection groups are concerned

Criminal Justice

New utility company indictment in fatal gas blast could lead to fines of as much as $1.3B

Business of Law

Kelly Hart opens New Orleans office with 6-lawyer team from Gordon Arata

Law Firms

Holland & Knight opens Alaska office with Patton Boggs refugees

Business of Law

Kirkland & Ellis opens Houston office with partner from Simpson Thacher

Corporate Law

Utility company is criminally charged in fatal pipeline explosion fire that leveled a neighborhood

Law Firms

7 lawyers exit Downey Brand to form new firm focusing on energy and land-use

Law Firms

Arnold & Porter opens in Houston, former chief of Hogan Lovells office is at the helm

Real Estate & Property Law

SCOTUS case puts focus on property-rights group

Trials & Litigation

Baker & McKenzie wins damages retrial in driller’s $103M malpractice case

Real Estate & Property Law

19 ‘right to dry’ states outlaw clothesline bans; is yours among them?

Verdicts & Settlements

No talking about fracking, settlement gag order says; were kids bound too?

Business of Law

Blank Rome adds to attorney roster in Houston with acquisition of Bell Ryniker maritime firm

Law Firms

Dickstein energy chief leads 5-lawyer group to Crowell

Trials & Litigation

Top regulatory counsel is off controversial case; four ‘reassigned’ lawyers are back on it

Administrative Law

General counsel is heckled by own staff during keynote speech at legal conference

Trials & Litigation

Assistant AG’s advice to gas companies was ‘shocking,’ says federal judge

Government Law

State legal team seeking $2B fine in fatal gas fire is reassigned; city calls for AG probe