Volume 17 • Issue 2
Local Flood Resiliency in an Era of Global Climate Change: Understanding the Multi-Sectoral Policy Dimensions
Letter to General Counsel for Excelsior Mare, Inc.
Ritual Slaughter in the “Ritual Bubble”: Restoring the Wall of Separation Between Church and State
Vermont Law School’s First Annual Alumni in Energy Symposium, Symposium Proceedings November 6, 2014
House of the Enterprising Sun: The Iowa Supreme Court Votes for Distributed Solar Power
Volume 17, Issue 2 of the Vermont Journal of Environmental Law is now available! We hope you enjoy reading these articles written by some of the forefront environmental minds in the country on topics including flooding related to climate change, how to advise a client who wants to mine in the deep seabed, The Humane Slaughter Act of 1958 and the exemption for ritual slaughter, the first annual alumni in energy symposium, and the actual and potential impact of SZ Enterprises on solar power distribution in the United States.
We are back with our traditional EcoPerspectives giving you the latest in environmental news in an easy to read format. This week’s EcoPerspectives lists budget-friendly ways to go green. The article, 5 Tips for Going Green That Will Save You Money is by Jessica Kane. The EcoPerspectives Blog is updated every two weeks on Mondays. Please enjoy!
Check out this new collaborative effort run by the nation’s leading environmental law reviews! Each week an article will be put out in this multi-school online forum highlighting important environmental issues. The next article is by Jennifer Golinsky from Georgetown Environmental Law Review. Kolinsky’s article Clean Power Planning: Unlike with Obamacare, States are Preparing for Clean Power Plan Compliance Even as they Fight it in the Courts can also be found here where you can see the original article and leave comments!
The sixth annual Top 10 Environmental Watch List is now live. The Top 10 2016 list aims to highlight the top environmental controversies and issues likely to emerge in 2016. Please enlighten yourself on topics including the Volkswagen clean diesel scandal, EPA solutions to pollution from abandoned mines, the meaning of “waters of the United states” in the Clean Water Act, GMO food labeling, the Clean Power Plan, and much more!
The Vermont Journal of Environmental Law is pleased to announce Luis Inaraja Vera of New York University School of Law as the winner of the 2015 White River Environmental Law Writing Competition! The winning entry, “Compelled Costs Under CERCLA: Incompatible Remedies, Joint-and-Several Liability, and Tort Law,” will appear in our March issue. Congratulations, Luis!
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