One of the most dynamic drivers of the 21st century economy is the imperative to meet the world’s economic needs in more environmentally sustainable ways. This imperative is creating an array of business challenges and opportunities and associated legal issues. Kilpatrick Townsend is helping clients meet the challenges and capitalize on the opportunities of the emerging green economy. Our multi-disciplinary team of finance, tax, business transaction, intellectual property, environmental, real estate and government relations attorneys are counseling clients in a variety of areas, including:

In addition, our understanding of the green economy is enhanced by the firm’s own commitment to sustainable business practices. Our firm-wide sustainability initiative includes participation in the ABA/EPA law Office Climate Challenge, which includes the Energy Star Program, the Green Power Partnership Program, and the WasteWise Program.

Green Economy

Experience Highlights

Tax issues relating to biodiesel blending and exporting for largest fuel suppliers in the United Kingdom
Represented one of the largest fuel suppliers in the United Kingdom with complex federal and state tax issues related to its biodiesel blending and more
International trademark representation for client in environmental credit industry
Counseled multinational corporate client on international trademark issues in the environmental credit industry. more
Real estate transactional representation for national wind energy developer and lender
Represented national wind energy developer and lender in preparation and review of real estate transactional documents for wind farm projects. more
Installation of dedicated solar power facility Oldcastle Architectural Inc.
Represented Oldcastle Architectural Group concrete-manufacturing facility in negotiations with independent power producer regarding proposed more

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