Regulatory

Regulatory Exclusives

BLM, Obama, fracking, oil, gas, federal lands, Indian lands

The judge, an Obama appointee, said the Bureau of Land Management does not have congressional authority to regulate hydraulic fracturing.

methane, emissions, oil, gas, API, EPA, rules, regulations, TIPRO

The EPA’s efforts to address climate change include a goal of cutting 2012 methane emissions by up to 45% in less than a decade.

Halliburton, Baker Hughes, antitrust, department justice, M&A, oil, gas

The DOJ’s lawsuit contends that the acquisition eliminates important head-to-head competition in markets for 23 products or services used for onshore and offshore oil exploration and production.