• 07.17.17

    Gov. Brown Calls Cap and Trade ‘Most Important Vote’

    Manatt’s Craig Moyer, co-chair of the firm’s energy practice, was quoted in an E&E News article that discussed California’s July 17 vote on a successor program for the state’s cap-and-trade system for greenhouse gases. Governor Jerry Brown called it “the most ...

  • 07.03.17

    U.S. Solar Manufacturing Industry Hurting From Inexpensive Imports

    The San Diego Union-Tribune interviewed Manatt’s Beth Fox, a partner in the firm’s energy practice, for an article on the impact that countries like China are having on the U.S. solar manufacturing industry.   As reported by The San Diego Union-Tribune, solar panel maker Suniva ...

  • 06.02.17

    Utilities Still Feel Pressure to Cut Carbon, Despite Paris Drop-Out

    Utility Dive interviewed Manatt’s Craig Moyer, co-chair of the firm’s energy practice, for an article on President Trump’s decision to pull out of the Paris climate accord, leaving the U.S. as only one of three nations unwilling to sign onto the international agreement. Regardless ...

  • 06.02.17

    Paris Climate Withdrawal to Likely Impact CA Companies

    The Daily Journal interviewed Manatt’s Craig Moyer, co-chair of the firm’s energy practice, following President Trump’s announcement that the United States will withdraw from the 2015 Paris climate accord. While the decision doesn’t directly impact California’s ...

  • 05.17.17

    Solar Cell Tariff Could Revive Affordability Issues

    Law360 quoted Manatt’s Beth Fox, a partner in the firm’s energy practice, in an article about Suniva Inc.'s recent request that President Donald Trump impose tariffs on all foreign-made solar cells.   The tariff could revive concerns over solar power's affordability. For ...

  • 04.21.17

    Trump and CA Set to Clash Over Climate Policies

    Law360 quoted Manatt’s Craig Moyer, co-chair of the firm’s energy practice, in an article about the inevitable clash of California and the Trump administration over climate legislation.For example, the Trump administration and California are moving in opposite directions when it comes ...

  • 04.07.17

    CA Cap-And-Trade May See More Challenges

    Law360 quoted Manatt’s Craig Moyer, co-chair of the firm’s energy practice, for an article about the status of California’s cap-and-trade program following a victory in a state appeals court. A Third Appellate District panel has found that auction revenues are not taxes under the ...

  • 03.29.17

    Utilities Plan for Carbon Regulations’ Return

    The Bloomberg BNA Energy and Climate Report interviewed Manatt’s Craig Moyer, co-chair of the firm’s energy practice, for an article about Trump’s executive order rolling back the EPA’s carbon regulations for power plants.Carbon dioxide regulation will likely be stalled or ...

  • 03.17.17

    Global Climate Efforts Debilitated by Trump’s Funding Cuts

    Law360 quoted Manatt’s Craig Moyer, co-chair of the firm’s energy practice, for an article about President Trump's plan to eliminate U.S. funding for international climate change programs."The funding is the foundation of how we hope other [nations] will change their ...

  • 11.01.16

    U.S. News Ranks Manatt Practices Among Top in Nation

    U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have included Manatt in nine Tier 1 national practice rankings and 25 Tier 1 metropolitan rankings for the 2017 “Best Law Firms” guide. The firm has also been named “Law Firm of the Year” in Advertising Law and Entertainment Law ...