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Milestones are chances to celebrate history, focus on future

Many groups are using milestones to celebrate history, strategically highlight industry impact, reposition their focus, and reach new audiences.

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The Usable Past of MGPs: Annual Returns and MGP Remediation

This presentation details how “annual returns” reporting required by gas companies has aided legal counsel in Manufactured Gas Plant (MGP) remediation.

MGPs and Insurance Coverage: New and Old Historical Sources Working Together

New historical source material can assist litigators in dealing with legacy environmental liabilities associated with former MGP sites.

The Historian as Detective: The PRP Search

This presentation provides an overview to the approach and methodology that historians use in undertaking potentially responsible party (PRP) searches for clients.

A Historical Survey of the Use and Regulation of TCE

History Associates’ historian provided perspective on the use and regulation of TCE over the years to attendees at a recent American Bar Association conference.

The Continued Relevance of Rigorous Targeted MGP Site Historical Research

After more than a generation of MGP remediation, accurate and professional historical research is still urgently needed.

Digging Deeper: Uncovering the Hidden Potential of Historical State and Local Records

An overview of the key types of state and local records that can be dispositive in environmental cases.

The Historian’s Valuable Role as Expert and Advisor in Environmental Litigation

This article details how lawyers can utilize the services of professional historians at several stages of the litigation process.

Using Historical Research to Make Your Case: A Survey of Key Federal Records

This presentation provides an overview of the types of federal government records that can be useful to environmental practitioners and how to find them.

The Value of Historical Research to In-House Counsel

Attorneys can learn about their company’s past and leverage this knowledge to advise corporate managers and mitigate current and future legal liabilities.

Researching Past Uses of New York Industrial Sites

New York and federal records repositories can provide key information about industrial sites which can provide valuable guidance in legal environmental issues.

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