Sheila Slocum Hollis, partner, Duane Morris LLP
The development of hydraulic fracturing in the US and beyond is moving at remarkable speed and affecting many more communities than has been historically the case. The opportunities for employment, economic development and infrastructure enhancement are potentially there for communities in which natural gas may be located. However, every opportunity has potential downsides, difficulties and potentially serious ramifications. This presentation will give you the basics; why you should be involved in protecting your citizens, businesses, tax base and environment.