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Cultural Resources Protection Seminar

  • Typically offered every other year

This course addresses preservation and cultural resources law in a variety of contexts with an emphasis on emerging issues under the National Historic Preservation Act, the Native American Graves Protection & Repatriation Act, and the Archaeological Resources Protection Act. This seminar will also examine the legal framework for the protection of cultural property internationally, covering classic controversies as well as more recent events. A paper is required which may be used for the WIE or Capstone requirement.  Capstone papers are generally limited to a total of 5 students with 3Ls having preference. Papers can also qualify for the Environmental Law Certificate.

 

Meets WIE Writing Requirement -  Capstone limited to five students