With budget battles heating up in Washington, Congress and the Obama administration are squaring off to debate energy policy legislation. While Democratic leadership favors a clean energy standard...
lawyer I know who sat in on the meeting says he took a vow of secrecy as to what transpired. Nevertheless, he did reveal that he was absolutely amazed by the frank and open level of discussion (em especially concerning stranded investment and the financial consequences that these regulators might be willing to live with.
I understand that the ABA Coordinating Committee holds three such meetings a year, and was planning its next session for San Francisco, where it will invite ABA representatives and members of the state and local bar to sit in on an informal roundtable to discuss regulatory policy at the California PUC.
Off the record, of course.
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