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New York State Environmental Year in Review
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | 8:30 - 10:00 am
There is no fee for this event; please sign in to register.


Description:
Leading practitioners, regulators, and professors from New York City and Albany will review the past year’s most significant developments in New York State environmental law.

Featured topics will include: recently proposed Part 617 regulatory changes (SEQR); Brownfields Amendments; Volkswagen Litigation; Indian Point Announcement; Long Island Wind Power Project, NYS’s 50% by 2030 renewable energy goal; recent activities in the state legislature; major court decisions in environmental law; and more.

Speakers:
Jessica Steinberg Albin, Assistant Attorney, NYSDEC, Region 2
Donna DeCostanzo, Senior Attorney and Director, Northeast Energy and Sustainable Communities, NRDC
Scott Fein, Whiteman, Osterman & Hanna LLP
Michael Gerrard, Andrew Sabin Professor of Professional Practice and Director, Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School
Philip Weinberg, Professor Emeritus, St. John's University School of Law

Moderator:
Michael Mahoney, Pfizer Inc; Chair, Environmental Law Committee of the New York City Bar Association

Sponsored By:
Committee on Environmental Law, Michael G. Mahoney, Chair
Environmental Law Institute (ELI)
Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School

 

Where:
42 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10036
Member Price:   $0.00



 

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