At The Podium

Environmental Law Update: Significant New Developments Affecting the Oil and Gas Industry

Oklahoma City Mineral Lawyers Society
Matthew A. Paque
Matthew A. Paque

Speaking at the 2015-2016 kickoff meeting of the Oklahoma City Mineral Lawyers Society, McAfee & Taft environmental attorney Matthew A. Paque provides an update on significant new developments in environmental law that affect the oil and gas industry. Topics include:

  • Recently finalized Clean Water Rule
  • New regulations to reduce methane emissions from the oil and gas sector
  • Potential challenges to the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) exemption for exploration and production waste
  • The Bureau of Land Management’s final rule for hydraulic fracturing on federal and Indian lands
  • Update regarding the endangered species status of the Lesser Prairie Chicken
September 17, 2015
Petroleum Club of Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma