Jenner & Block

“The Biden Effect: What to Expect from the New Administration’s Environmental Agenda,” Jenner & Block

Jenner & Block Partners Steven M. SirosGay Sigel, and Allison A. Torrence; Of Counsel Andi Samuels Kenney;and Associates Matthew G. Lawson and Leah Song presented this CLE on January 27. The program focused on the Biden administration’s promised rollback of many of the Trump administration’s environmental policies and a different future for environmental regulation. The speakers shared insight on actions taken by the Biden administration beginning on Inauguration Day and what to expect from the new administration on environmental issues facing the regulated community in the months and years ahead. Topics discussed included procedural mechanisms for implementing Biden administration priorities; the Clean Air Act; climate change; TSCA; the Safe Drinking Water Act; the Clean Water Act; RCRA and CERCLA; NEPA; and the Endangered Species Act.