• 05.04.18

    California Fights Back Against EPA Fuel Economy Rollback

    Manatt’s Craig Moyer, chair of the firm’s land, environment and natural resources practice, was quoted by Law360 for an article on California’s fight against the Environmental Protection Agency’s emission standards rollback.The publication noted that in April, the EPA ...

  • 02.20.18

    U.S. to Pay Hahm, Levand $30.2M for Land Seized in Mojave Desert

    The Daily Journal covered Manatt’s successful representation, led by partner Edward Burg, of Hahm International Inc. and Levand Steel & Supply Corp. in their eminent domain lawsuit against the United States. A federal jury verdict in the U.S. District Court of California found that the ...

  • 12.11.17

    Attorneys Share Key Energy M&A Trends of 2017

    Law360 quoted Manatt’s Brian Ashin, a partner in the firm’s corporate and finance practice, on the influx of private equity firms in energy deals throughout 2017. The publication highlighted five mergers and acquisitions trends that stood out to attorneys in the energy field this year, ...

  • 10.16.17

    Hull Street Energy Purchases Nine Hydro Facilities for $83M

    Electric Light & Power covered Manatt’s representation of Hull Street Energy, a private equity firm that invests in power generation assets and related businesses, in its $83 million purchase of nine hydroelectric power facilities in New Hampshire. Manatt’s Alan Noskow, a ...

  • 10.12.17

    Power Plant Owners Remain Uncertain on Greenhouse Gas Rules

    CNBC turned to Manatt’s Craig Moyer, co-chair of the firm’s energy and environment practices, for comment on the uncertainty surrounding greenhouse gas rules for power plant owners.   The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed a repeal of President Obama’s Clean Power ...

  • 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 ...

  • 06.29.17

    Hull Street Energy Acquires U.S. Hydroelectric Assets From Carlyle

    M&A Navigator covered Manatt’s representation of Hull Street Energy in its acquisition of ownership interests in Nautilus Hydro, LLC from funds managed by affiliates of U.S.-based alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group. The Manatt deal team was led by Alan Noskow, a partner in the ...

  • 06.07.17

    Tribal Consultations: A Lesson From the Standing Rock Dispute

    Law360 interviewed Manatt’s Craig Moyer, co-chair of the firm’s energy practice, for an article on why energy infrastructure developers should consider reaching out and ironing out potential disputes with Native American tribes early on in a project.  Law360 reports that although ...

  • 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 ...