Advanced Environmental Law Seminar   [Archived Catalog]
2016-2017 School of Law Bulletin (Archived Copy)

LAWS 735 - Advanced Environmental Law Seminar

Credits: 2

This seminar addresses topics in environmental law that go beyond those covered in first- and second-level courses in the environmental law curriculum (Environmental Law, Administrative Law, Water Law, Natural Resources Law, Energy Law, etc.). The specific topics covered will vary from year to year, but will include recent or ongoing environmental litigation, new or proposed legislation, and/or issues of current public debate. Students will read and discuss original documents related to the issues discussed, including judicial opinions, appellate briefs, and Federal Register notices of rulemaking.

Note: This course satisfies the perspective course graduation requirement.

Basis of Grade: Class participation and response papers.

Form of Grade: Letter