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Schedule

Friday, April 1

Pre-Conference Events for Students
4:30 - 5:30 An Afternoon with DOJ ENRD
:
Evolving Greenhouse Gas Regulations and their Challenges in Federal Court
Law School Room 128

5:00 - 7:00: Community Happy Hour
YLS Dining Hall

8:00 - close: Party at GPSCY
Local food and music

204 York Street
New Haven, CT 06520


Saturday, April 2

8:15 - 9:00 Coffee

9:00 - 9:30
Introductions
Remarks from Dean Post and Student Organizers

9:30 - 11:00 Panel I: Environmental Law, Waitlisted

  • Bruce Ackerman (Yale)
  • Alejandro Camacho (UC-Irvine)
  • Jedediah Purdy (Duke)

11:15- 12:15 Workshop Session I

  • Room 128: State-level Solutions to Energy and Environmental Issues
  • Room 124: The Emerging Alliance Between Labor and Environmentalism
  • Room 129: Environmental Campaigning: Turning Legal Ideas into Law
  • Room 121: Wildlife Law and Litigation in the Face of Climate Change
  • Room 110: Locating Food Policy


12:15 - 1:15 Lunch


1:15 - 1:45 Keynote Introduction

Douglas Kysar (Yale)

1:45 - 2:45 Keynote: Lisa Heinzerling
Georgetown Law professor and Outgoing Assistant Administrator of the EPA Office of Policy, Economics, and Innovation.

3:00-4:30 Panel 2: Clearing the Air

  • Michael Gerrard (Columbia)
  • Catherine O'Neill (Seattle)
  • Robert Verchick (EPA; Loyola)

4:30 - 4:45 Coffee Break

4:45 - 5:45 Workshop Session II

  • Room 110: The Global Land Rush and Human Rights: Case Studies on Agricultural and Biofuel Investment
  • Room 121: Indigenous Peoples, International Human Rights Law, and the Environment
  • Room 128: Defending and Enforcing the Government’s Clean Air Laws
  • Room 112: Environmental Nonprofits and the Attorney-Client Relationship
  • Room 129: Cultural Cognition of Climate Change


5:45 - 7:00 Reception
Closing remarks will be made during the reception