Successfully Complying with NEPA: Intermediate and Advanced Topics

National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) practice is constantly evolving through new federal agency and Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) guidance and federal court decisions. Designed for intermediate to advanced NEPA practitioners, applicants and attorneys who already have a basic understanding of the NEPA process, this workshop will cover a number of topics in NEPA practice, including:

  • Updates on recent administration and congressional policy changes
  • Key recent federal court decisions
  • Recent federal initiatives and practice tips for expediting the NEPA process
  • Constructing a legally-sufficient purpose and need and reasonable range of alternatives
  • How best to tackle cumulative impacts analysis
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