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"National Infrastructure Reinvestment Corporation: A Proposed Refinement of the "Bank" Concept to Optimize Economic Benefits and Leverage Federal Investment"   12/31/2008
Federal Wildlife Agencies Issue Amended Consultation Regulations for Threatened and Endangered Species   12/30/2008
10 Musts For Writing Effective Employee Handbooks   12/18/2008
Salvaging Third Party Insurance Claims Mired in Bankruptcy   12/18/2008
"Guidelines for Interfacing with Federal Elected & Appointed Officials"   12/18/2008
Corps and EPA Issue Long-Awaited Rapanos Guidance Document   12/17/2008
Clean Oceans Laws: Conservation Or Confrontation?   12/15/2008
New Ethics Rules For Federal Contractors   12/15/2008
Appeals Court Says: Can't Backdoor Developer's Approach to Valuing Property by Calling it Business Goodwill Loss   12/12/2008
"Habitat Conservation Planning for Infrastructure Projects"   12/11/2008
"Coachella Valley MSHCP and Other Land Use Regulations Affecting Development in the Desert"   12/03/2008
"Guidelines for Interfacing with Elected & Appointed Officials"   12/03/2008
Court of Appeal Provides Guidance to Water Suppliers Tasked with Preparing Water Supply Assessments   12/01/2008
"A Comprehensive Introduction to California State Senate Bill 375 - The Future of Land Use Planning in California"   12/01/2008
"Availability Payments: An Alternative PPP Payment Mechanism"   11/21/2008
"Delta in Crisis"   11/20/2008
Supreme Court Upholds Release Of Claims Language Commonly Used In Employment Terminations   11/18/2008
You Missed the Bankruptcy Claim Deadline? All Hope is Not Lost   11/14/2008
Supreme Court Determines Military Needs Outweigh Possible Environmental Harm And Clarifies Preliminary Injunction Standard   11/14/2008
"Analyzing Climate Change Under CEQA: Introduction and Agenda"   11/14/2008
Big Dreams? Try a Smaller Firm   11/12/2008
"Owner Led P3 Model"   11/12/2008
New Penalties for Old Water Violations   11/07/2008
Prop. 35 Upheld: Statute Compelling Use of State Employees on Design-Build Public Works Project is Unconstitutional   11/06/2008
Reread Your Directors' & Officers' Liability Policy Before You Come Under Attack   11/06/2008
California Court of Appeal Opens The Door to Regulatory Takings Claims   11/03/2008
Proposition 7: Renewable Energy Generation   11/03/2008
Challenged San Francisco Health Care Security Ordinance Still in Force   11/03/2008
"DBIA Contracts Documents Update," and "Coyote Ridge Corrections Expansion-Anatomy of a Successful Design-Build Project"   11/01/2008
California Supreme Court Rejects Employer Effort To Limit Statutory Ban On Noncompetition Agreements   10/29/2008
"What's New in Eminent Domain, and Why The First 30 Days Is More Likely Than Ever To Make Or Break Your Case"   10/28/2008
Second Circuit Liberalizes California Bad Faith Law   10/27/2008
The Meal/Rest Break Saga Continues - California Supreme Court To Review Brinker   10/27/2008
"From the Trenches (and Creeks, Streams, Rivers, Lakes…): Surface Water Quality Update"   10/22/2008
Code Red   10/21/2008
"Autism: Issues of Coverage and Delivery of Care"   10/21/2008
"Autism: Issues of Coverage and Delivery of Care"   10/21/2008
Make Yourself at Home?   10/20/2008
Will it Survive?   10/20/2008
Deferred Compensation - 12/31 Deadline for Federal Tax Compliance - Are You Really Ready?   10/20/2008
Update: Protecting Your Insurance Coverage In Troubled Financial Times   10/20/2008
"Contract Risk: Making the Deal or Splitting Hairs"   10/20/2008
"Panel: Port Authorities Perspectives Part II"   10/20/2008
Sliding Into Home   10/17/2008
California Cautiously Expands Design-Build Authority for Local Governments   10/16/2008
California Major Donors Face Strict Reporting Requirements Before the Election   10/15/2008
Viewpoint: Where Were Auditors as Companies Collapsed?   10/10/2008
California Court of Appeal Opens the Door to Regulatory Takings Claims   10/08/2008
"Be Proactive: Avoid Falling Prey to Wage & Hour Lawsuits: Worktime"   10/08/2008
"What's New in Employee Arbitration"   10/08/2008
"Recent Developments in Arbitration of Employment Disputes"   10/07/2008
The Federal Bailout: Summary and Insights   10/03/2008
"SB 375"   10/02/2008
General Disclaimer Does Not Defeat Differing Site Conditions Claim   10/01/2008
Ninth Circuit: Contract Clauses Shortening the Statute of Limitations Must Be Explicit   10/01/2008
Court Holds that Physical Takings Standard Applies to Mandatory Diversion of Water for Species Protection   10/01/2008
Congress Overrules Supreme Court with ADA Amendments   09/30/2008
State Supreme Court: Subcontractors With Good Work May Still Have to Indemnify Contractors for Defense Costs   09/29/2008
Will The Financial Crisis Jeopardize Your Property Or Casualty Insurance?   09/29/2008
Peer (Review) Pressure   09/26/2008
Effect of Warranty Survival Clauses in Written Agreements   09/26/2008
CEQA Climate Change Suit Results in (Another) Agreement to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions by Way of Local Land Use Controls   09/26/2008
USDOT Proposes Expedited TIFIA Loan Process; Solicits Comments   09/26/2008
Doing Your Homework   09/22/2008
California Supreme Court Parts Ways With U.S. Supreme Court, Upholding Expanded Appellate Review of Arbitration Awards   09/22/2008
Peer Reviewers Still Immune, But On Notice   09/18/2008
"Compensable Working Time – Ever Changing!"   09/18/2008
Court of Appeal Rejects Effort to Extend Nollan and Dolan To Generally Applicable Legislative Zoning Decisions   09/17/2008
Federal Wildlife Agencies Propose Changes to Endangered Species Act Regulations: Comment Period Extended to October 14   09/16/2008
"Design-Build in California: Where We Stand"   09/16/2008
Court Enforces Contract that Violates Corporate Practice of Medicine Law   09/15/2008
"PPP Deal Killers"   09/15/2008
"The ESA Recovery Standard and the Impact on California's Water Supply"   09/12/2008
Top Ten Tips for Avoiding Common Mistakes in Employee Handbooks   09/10/2008
Awash in controversy: The developing saga of the EPA Water Transfers Rule   09/08/2008
Make Yourself at Home?   09/08/2008
Not All Physicians "Stand In The Shoes" According To Final CMS Rules   09/08/2008
Generating Value From Hospital Sales   09/03/2008
"Annual Report of the Energy Bar Association's Committee on Natural Gas Regulation"   09/01/2008
A Burgundy Gray Area   08/26/2008
"Public-Private Partnerships: New Initiatives for Addressing Mobility"   08/11/2008
"Property Acquisition in the Shadow of Proposition 99"   08/07/2008
Commercial and Recreational Boaters Faced with New Restrictions to Address Water Quality   08/05/2008
Appeals Court Expands Landlords' Liability for Accidents on Their Property   08/04/2008
California Voters Pass Eminent Domain Reform Initiative   08/01/2008
Ninth Circuit Ratchets Up Consultation Obligations For Federal Agencies   08/01/2008
Major Victory for CA Employers: Meal & Rest Periods Need Only Be Provided, Not Ensured   08/01/2008
"Local and National Statutory Perspective"   07/31/2008
New Law Increases Wineries' Wine-Tasting Privileges – And Risks   07/24/2008
California Supreme Court Issues Precedent-Setting California Endangered Species Act Decision   07/23/2008
"Workplace Addicted: The Perils and Pitfalls of E-mail"   07/23/2008
"Troubled Waters"   07/22/2008
Court Holds Challenge to Issuance of Section 404 Permit is Moot Because Wetlands Filled While Case Pending   07/18/2008
"A Dialogue about Public-Private Partnerships: Can We Bridge the Divide?"   07/18/2008
Supreme Court Strikes Down Millionaire's Amendment of McCain Feingold   07/16/2008
"New Guidelines and Directives for Interfacing with Federal, State and Local Elected Officials"   07/15/2008
A Day Late Will Leave You More Than A Dollar Short   07/09/2008
Superior Court Decision Mandates Balance in Adoption of Storm Water Quality Regulations   07/09/2008
"Implementation of the Texas Concessions Initiatives"   07/09/2008
"Public Contracts and Procurement Regulations in California"   07/09/2008
"DOT Urban Partnership Initiative: Congestion Management, Pricing Zones and Other Solutions"   07/08/2008
"2008 Employment Law Update"   07/08/2008
"Minnesota DOT Design-Build Program and I-35W Replacement Bridge"   07/07/2008
"Funding and Financing Transportation Infrastructure: The Future Role"   07/07/2008
EPA Issues Final Water Transfers Rule: No NPDES Permit For Now, But Litigation Looms   07/01/2008
"Peer Review Hearing Officer Training Program"   07/01/2008
"Water For a Thirsty Federal Brother? Sharing the Canteen in the East"   07/01/2008
Court Invalidates Purchase Agreement as Option Lacking Consideration   06/27/2008
Employers Are Not Off the Hook When Employees Go Hands Free   06/25/2008
Protection from the Storm: Are You at Risk?   06/24/2008
"California Voters Pass Eminent Domain Reform Initiative - But Is There Any Real Reform?"   06/23/2008
EPA Issues Final Water Transfers Rule: No NPDES Permit For Now, But Litigation Looms   06/23/2008
"California - An Emerging Market for P3s?"   06/20/2008
CPUC Sustains Fines for Ex Parte Meetings Relating to Adjudication but Admits Need for Due Process in Such Cases   06/19/2008
"California's Water Woes: The Bay-Delta and Climate Change"   06/17/2008
"Transportation Public/Private Partnerships - What Works, What Doesn't"   06/17/2008
"Navigating the Coastal Development Process"   06/16/2008
Mitigation Fees May Balloon After California Appeals Court Decision   06/12/2008
"Local and National Statutory Perspective"   06/12/2008
CALFED: State Supreme Court Upholds Water Plan's EIR   06/10/2008
"Current Urban Water Use Issues"   06/05/2008
"Land of Opportunity - US Transport"   06/04/2008
Medicare Launches New Provider Reimbursement Appeal Rules   06/04/2008
"Bearing the Bad News: Handling Layoffs and Reductions in Force"   06/03/2008
"Bearing the Bad News: Handling Layoffs and Reductions in Force"   06/03/2008
"Speeding Things Along"   06/02/2008
"An Introduction to the CSA and CESA"   06/02/2008
"Obtaining Take Authorization in an Era of Climate Change"   06/02/2008
"Regional HCPs"   06/02/2008
"Recent Developments in ESA and CESA"   06/02/2008
"Water Wars"   06/02/2008
A Step Towards Easier Financing   06/01/2008
Land Secured Bonds on Shifting Ground in Today's Market   06/01/2008
"More projects, more refinement: Recent PPP developments in the US transportation sector"   05/31/2008
"2008 Congress of Delegates Builds on Recent Growth"   05/30/2008
"Prescriptive Water Rights Confirmed"   05/23/2008
"The Bear Necessities of Fighting Climate Change"   05/22/2008
Bad Debts: CMS Memorandum Rewrites History To Close Off Bad Debt Appeals   05/21/2008
Prescriptive Water Rights Confirmed   05/19/2008
"New Opportunities in Transportation Infrastructure"   05/16/2008
"Mandatory Sexual Harassment Prevention Training Regulations and Expanded Leave Benefits for Military Families"   05/15/2008
"Crossing New Thresholds: Innovative Pricing Strategies for Transportation"   05/15/2008
"The Evolution of Managed Lanes"   05/15/2008
"2008 Land Use Legal Update: Changing California's Landscape"   05/14/2008
"Risk Allocation & Bankability for Transportation Infrastructure Projects"   05/14/2008
"Water Supply: Turning Case Law into a CEQA Analysis"   05/12/2008
"Advanced CEQA Workshop"   05/12/2008
"Eminent Domain 101: Where Are We and What Does the Future Hold?"   05/08/2008
CMS Solicits Comments on Proposed New "Stand in the Shoes" Provisions   05/06/2008
Attorney Fees Recoverable From State Water Board   05/05/2008
"Forum Column - Role Reversal"   05/02/2008
New Law May Make Wineries Off-Limits To Minors   05/02/2008
"Public-Private Partnerships: Managing Risks, Unlocking Rewards"   05/02/2008
"What Needs to Be Done If Toll Roads Should Be Part of California's Future?"   05/02/2008
Transportation and NEPA: The Role of Private Equity and PPPs in Public Transit, Strategies to Accelerate Transit Project Delivery and Comply with NEPA, NEPA and Practical Project Development Issues   05/01/2008
Gimme 5: What Every Lawyer Should Know About Tax Law   05/01/2008
Prosecuting Celebrity Stalkers   05/01/2008
Los Angeles County Metro Gets $213.6 Million Grant to Implement Congestion Pricing Alternatives   05/01/2008
"Congressional Ethics Reform"   05/01/2008
Ninth Circuit Reiterates Prior Decision Invalidating the Biological Opinion for Management of the Columbia River System   04/30/2008
Specific Performance: Still the Law of (the) Land   04/29/2008
"Context for Project Finance" and "Procurement and Risk Allocation Issues"   04/29/2008
"Find it Free & Fast on the Net: Finding Free Legal Research Sites & Free Case Law"   04/28/2008
Commercial Tenants in Bankruptcy: Don't Forget to Dust and Mop Before Vacating   04/25/2008
Responsible Party May Recover All of Its Response Costs For a Voluntary Cleanup Under CERCLA   04/24/2008
Healthcare: HHS Office of Inspector General Sweetens its Self-Disclosure Protocol   04/24/2008
Federal District Court Decision Could Exacerbate Looming California Water Supply Crisis   04/23/2008
"MS 1.20"   04/23/2008
Water Supply Assessments Not Subject to Direct Judicial Challenge   04/21/2008
"Vision: Funding As It Could Be"   04/20/2008
"Beauty Contests, RFPs, and Your Best Friend's Cousin: How NOT to Choose a Lawyer (or a Prom Date)"   04/18/2008
"Risks of Environmental Litigation and Design-Build"   04/18/2008
Policyholders Beware: Actions May Indeed Speak Louder Than Words   04/17/2008
"Differing Site Conditions and Design-Build Transportation Projects"   04/17/2008
"Planning for Strategic Change in Project Delivery Strategy"   04/17/2008
California Supreme Court Rules on Two Issues Under The California Family Rights Act   04/11/2008
"What's New in Managed Health Care? Discount Plans? Not Really: A Quarter Century of Statutory Divination, or, the Birth of a Reg"   04/11/2008
"Fundamentals of Real Estate Acquisitions: From Contract to Closing"   04/11/2008
"What's New in Employment Law for 2008?"   04/08/2008
"Green Building 101"   04/06/2008
Recent Changes to Federal and California Law Expand Benefits for Military Families   04/04/2008
"Librarians...Your Guide at the Information Crossroads"   04/02/2008
Certain Tenant Disclaimers In Leases May Be Of Limited Effect   04/02/2008
"Does Your Arbitration Clause Have Claws?"   04/02/2008
"What's New in Employment Law for 2008?"   04/01/2008
Referee Betting Scandal Brings Collective Bargaining and Commissioner Power Back to the Frontcourt in the NBA   04/01/2008
"A Legacy of Recycled Water Legislation"   03/26/2008
"What to Do When Attacked By a Nutrient TMDL: A Regulatory Survival Guide"   03/25/2008
"Law and Policy: Emerging Nutrient Control Measures and Their Impact on Water Reuse"   03/25/2008
"Basic Elements of a Successful P3"   03/21/2008
"Transit Funding – Risks & Opportunities"   03/20/2008
Developers May be Liable for Neighbors' Contamination   03/19/2008
"Primer of the NEPA Statute"   03/17/2008
"Case Law Update: Recent Developments in the Court"   03/17/2008
Appellate Court Grants Trial Courts Great Flexibility To Order Amendments To CC&Rs   03/11/2008
"The Intersection of AB 32, CEQA, Land Use Planning and Industrial Land Use"   03/11/2008
Court of Appeal Reaffirms Hypothetical Damages Not Grounds for Just Compensation   03/10/2008
"Quality as a Financial Imperative: How Can Improving Quality Also Improve Your Bottom Line?"   03/07/2008
Hospital's Bundled Discounts May Violate Antitrust Laws, Ninth Circuit Declares   03/06/2008
"Case Law Update: Recent Developments in the Court"   03/06/2008
"National Environmental Policy Act: A Primer"   03/06/2008
CA Supreme Court: Employers Not Required to Accommodate Medical Marijuana   03/05/2008
"2008 Employment Law Update"   03/05/2008
"Political Risk Factors"   03/03/2008
"Liquidated Damages for Non-Delay Contract Breaches"   03/01/2008
"A Deal's A Deal: Federal Court Upholds 'No Surprises' Rule, Removing Cloud Over Habitat Conservation Plans"   02/29/2008
Bankruptcy: Best Practices for Creditors Coping with Recent Bankruptcy Surge   02/26/2008
Insurance Coverage: 2007 Year in Review   02/26/2008
"The Role of Insurance Policies and Insurance Coverage in a Successful Brownfields Development"   02/20/2008
Nossaman Contributes to National Debate on Funding Transportation Infrastructure   02/15/2008
What’s New in Employment Law for 2008?   02/13/2008
Medicare Act Preempts CA Statute Re: Arbitration   02/13/2008
"Disabling Discrimination"   02/01/2008
"Pay for Call? The Office of the Inspector General Speaks"   02/01/2008
"Getting to Know the "C" People"   02/01/2008
Nossaman Healthcare Practice New Year Newsletter   01/31/2008
"Regulatory Round-up"   01/28/2008
Selling And Leasing With TICs And Partnerships: Do You Have All Of The Signatures You Need?   01/22/2008
"Case Law Update"   01/22/2008
Ninth Circuit Decision Means Tougher Standards for New Discharge Permits in Impaired Water Bodies   01/15/2008
"Back to Basics: Exempt or Nonexepmt"   01/15/2008
"Keep Away: Outside Investment Law Firms is Terrible Idea"   01/14/2008
Date Of Value Rule Not As Bright Line As Intended   01/14/2008
"Ethics of the Deal: Negotiating Public-Private Partnerships"   01/14/2008
"A Perspective from the National Commission on Surface Transportation Infrastructure Financing, Roundtable Discussion and Feedback Forum"   01/13/2008
Court of Appeal Affirms Expansive Interpretation of California Endangered Species Act Listing Provisions   01/07/2008
"Effective Due Diligence: Evaluation of Risk Allocation in Construction Projects"   01/05/2008
"Designation Of Impaired Waters Under CWA Takes On New Significance - No Permits For New Discharges Until Attainment Shown"   01/04/2008
"Georgia is a Peach for Insured's Right to Diminished Value"   01/01/2008
"Tightening Standards for Reporting Environmental Liabilities - Conditional Asset Retirement Obligations"   01/01/2008
California Physician's Legal Handbook   01/01/2008


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