April 20, 2012 The 8th Annual Minnesota Environmental Institute was held in Minneapolis, Minnesota on Thursday, April 19, 2012. The session featured a Case Law and Regulatory Update in the morning session and numerous breakout sessions during the afternoon. Over 200 attorneys were in attendance at the course which was sponsored by Minnesota CLE. The Minnesota State Bar Association’s Environmental, Natural Resource and Energy Law Section presented its Distinguished Service Award to attorney Brian O’Neill. Environmental attorney Joseph Maternowski presented the CERCLA, RCRA and MERLA case law and regulatory update section in the morning session.
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New law relieves Minnesota businesses of liability for cleanup of Freeway Landfill. The bill is designed to forestall an EPA cost recovery action and place responsibility for future actions on the owner and operator of the Freeway Landfill and Freeway Dump and the State. If the owner and operator continues to be uncooperative, the MPCA must to step in and will assume all responsibility for the cleanup of both facilities.
On Thursday, April 20, 2017 Hessian & McKasy attorney Joseph Maternowski addressed the 13th Annual Environmental Institute in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Joe Maternowski spoke to over 230 attendees in the morning’s Environmental Institute session and provided the 2017 CERCLA, RCRA and MERLA Case Law and Legislative Update. Topics covered during the plenary session included a review […]