In an article appearing on, Simon Adams of Reed Smith’s Real Estate Practice Group was interviewed on the impact of changes to California green building laws and mandates. In particular, his comments focused on new real estate investors and developers:

"Certainly, in terms of counseling anybody particularly coming in from outside of the state, we’re quick to advise as to the changes they may see that would be different from their state,” said Simon T. Adams of Reed Smith’s San Francisco office. “Or if they’re coming in from outside the U.S., we advise as to how to address these issues.”

The full article, including additional comments from Simon, can be found here.