Etiqueta: Lillian Mateo-Santos

A Charge for Waste Management?

A Charge for Waste Management?

The subject of a charge for waste management has recently been discussed in the press, partly as a result of the legal challenges faced by two municipalities that imposed such fees. According to several mayors, the significant subsidy cuts by the central government are the cause of the implementation of programs establishing fees for the ...

Gobernador presenta reforma de permisos

Amendments to the Puerto Rico Permit Process Reform Act

On March 4, 2017, the Governor of Puerto Rico signed into law the Puerto Rico Permit Process Reform (“Act 19-2017”). Act 19-2017 amends a series of provisions in Act 161-2009, as amended, known as the “Puerto Rico Permit Process Reform Act”. The purpose of Act 19-2017 is to improve Puerto Rico’s competitiveness, attract investment and ...

Permisos

PR Development: Amendments to the Puerto Rico Permit Process Reform Act

Last week, the current administration presented Senate Bill 310 (the “Bill”) for the reform of Puerto Rico’s Permitting Process. More specifically, the Bill proposes a series of amendments to Act 161-2009, as amended, known as the “Puerto Rico Permit Process Reform Act”. The Bill intends to improve Puerto Rico’s competitiveness, attract investment and jumpstart the ...

La Autoridad de Energía Eléctrica y el incumplimiento con los MATS: crónica de una muerte anunciada

La Autoridad de Energía Eléctrica y el incumplimiento con los MATS: crónica de una muerte anunciada

En las últimas semanas se ha estado discutiendo que varias unidades de la Autoridad de Energía Eléctrica (AEE) no cumplen con los MATS. Aunque para algunos suene como algo nuevo, este tema se viene arrastrando hace tiempo. Es un secreto a voces el estado de deterioro de la infraestructura de la AEE y cómo ello ...

Lillian Mateo-Santos

Lillian Mateo-Santos

Blog: Energía, ambiental y uso de terrenos Ms. Lillian Mateo-Santos joined Ferraiuoli LLC in 2011. She is a Senior Member. Prior to joining Ferraiuoli, Ms. Mateo-Santos was a partner at another major law firm in San Juan. Ms. Mateo-Santos provides counseling to clients on environmental, energy, land use, and regulatory and government affairs matters under ...