Environmental Law under Trump
April 6, 2018 at Lewis & Clark Law School
We will request 6 general CLE credits from the Oregon State Bar.
8 am - 8:30 am Registration and light breakfast
8:30 am - 8:45 am Welcoming Remarks
8:45 am - 10:15 am Panel 1: Climate and Air - Moderated by Chris Wold, Professor of Law and Director, International Environmental Law Project, Lewis & Clark Law School
Professor Melissa Powers, Jeffrey Bain Faculty Scholar, Professor of Law, & Director, Green Energy Institute, Lewis & Clark Law School
Professor Ann Carlson, Shirley Shapiro Professor of Environmental Law, Faculty Co-Director, Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, UCLA
Professor Michael Gerrard, Andrew Sabin Professor of Professional Practice, Columbia Law School
10:15 am - 10:30 am Break
10:30 am - 12:00 pm Panel 2: Public Lands – Moderated by Michael Blumm, Professor of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School
The Trump Public Lands Revolution: Redefining “ ‘The Public’ in Public Land Law”
Professor Sandra Zellmer, Nebraska College of Law
Laurie Rule, Senior Attorney, Advocates for the West
Janice Schneider, Partner, Latham & Watkins
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm - Lunch
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Panel 3: Pollution – Moderated by Craig Johnston, Professor of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School
States’ Roles in Federal De-Regulation
Kevin Minoli, U.S. EPA, Principal Deputy General Counsel, Office of General Counsel, Washington, D.C.
K.C. Schefski, U.S. EPA, Regional Counsel, Region 8, Denver, CO.
Administrator Pruitt’s Priorities and Principles from the Perspective of EPA’s Office of General Counsel
Professor Pat Parenteau, Vermont Law School:
The Trump Administration’s Clean Water Rule
Clinical Professor Allison LaPlante, Co-Director, Earthrise Law Center, Lewis & Clark Law School
3:00 pm - 3:15 pm - Break
3:15 pm - 4:45 pm Panel 4: Bio Diversity – Moderated by Daniel Rohlf, Professor of Law, & Of Counsel, Earthrise Law Center at Lewis & Clark Law School
Professor Dave Owen, UC Hastings College of Law:
Conservative Animosity towards Compensatory Mitigation
Professor Kalyani Robbins, Florida International University College of Law:
Complementary Authority and the One-Way Ratchet: Ecosystem Services Property, Regulation, and Wildlife Conservation
4:45 pm - 5: 00 pm - Closing Remarks
5:00 pm Reception in Legal Research Center
If you have any questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
** For a running list of how President Trump is changing U.S. environmental policy click here.