Due Diligence and the Bermuda Triangle: Getting it Done

Co-authored by Melissa A. Clarke As published in the Spring 2016 edition of Dimensions Due diligence can make or break a deal, and there is a lot on the line for those charged with getting it right.  (1)   From an environmental perspective in New Jersey, that can be daunting. The Bermuda Triangle of diligence […]

Deadline For Completing NJDEP Remedial Investigations Extended For Two Years

On January 21, 2014, Governor Christie signed into law Assembly Bill No. 4543, allowing NJDEP to grant up to 2-year extensions for the completion of environmental “remedial investigations.” Under The Site Remediation Reform Act, remedial investigations are required to be completed by May 7, 2014. The extension option would in many cases obviate the need […]

Remedial Investigation Deadline To Be Extended?

The Site Remediation Reform Act requires persons responsible for conducting remediation to complete remedial investigation of the entire contaminated site by May 7, 2014.  Responsible parties who fail to meet the deadline are subject to direct Department oversight and enforcement.  Negative consequences of direct oversight include among other things Department selection of the remedial action, […]