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The Tail That Wags the Dog: Environmental Considerations in Due Diligence and Business Agreements

Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Charlotte Chapter

    Speaking Engagements
  • November 17, 2020

Steve Weber and Elizabeth Applegate Dieck presented in a webinar to the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Charlotte Chapter. They provided a basic framework for environmental due diligence, explained how the results of due diligence need to be addressed in business agreements, and offered examples of how drafting environmental provisions can go wrong. They highlighted:

  • Basic legal requirements and hints for successful environmental due diligence.
  • Pitfalls in due diligence and transitioning due diligence to agreement drafting. 
  • Importance of continuing obligations and what not to do.
  • Litigation examples that teach us drafting lessons. 

You can watch a replay of the webinar here

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