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New York State Environmental Year in Review
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 | 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

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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: pipeline litigation, onshore and offshore energy initiatives, VW settlement, recent revisions to 6 NYCRR Part 360 (solid waste), SEQRA developments, forest preserve issues, recent activities in the state legislature, major court decisions in environmental law, and more.

Speakers:
Thomas Berkman, General Counsel, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Donna DeCostanzo, Senior Attorney and Director, Northeast Energy and Sustainable Communities, Natural Resources Defense Council
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
Introduction:
Amy Turner, Turner Legal PLLC & NYC Climate Action Alliance

Moderator:
Kevin Healy, Partner, Bryan Cave

Sponsoring Association Committee:
Environmental Law Committee, Kevin Healy & Amy Turner, Co-Chairs

Sponsoring Organizations:
Environmental Law Institute
Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School

Related Resources:
If you are interested in this program, you may also be interested in this City Bar resource: 
Environmental Benefits of E-Filing

 

Where:
42 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036

 

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