Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley announced members of the Marcellus Shale Advisory Commission. Ballard Spahr’s Harry Weiss is a member of the panel, including a range of stakeholders and representatives from the scientific community, the gas industry, business, agriculture, environmental organizations, citizens, and government. He and the others will help State policymakers and regulators determine whether and how gas can be produced from the Marcellus Shale in Maryland without adverse effects to public health, safety, the environment, and natural resources.