Environmental Law Under Trump - Spring Symposium
Date: April 6 Location: Law Campus
President Trump is reshaping environmental law and policy. From withdrawing from the Paris climate accord and slashing the Environmental Protection Agency’s budget, to threats to reverse the national monument status for certain public lands,Trump’s presidency foreshadows drastic changes in the role of the federal government in addressing pressing environmental challenges.The 2018 environmental law symposium at Lewis & Clark Law School will address some of the legal issues at stake in a Trump presidency and administration. We will request 6 general CLE credits from the Oregon State Bar.
Topics, Speakers and Authors will include:
Climate and Air:
Article: “The Trump Public Lands Revolution: Redefining “the Public’ in Public Land Law”
Article: “Wildlife Federalism on Public Lands”
Article: “States’ Roles in Federal De-Regulation”
Article “The Trump Administration’s Clean Water Rule”
Article: “Conservative Animosity toward Compensatory Mitigation”
Article: “Complementary Authority and the One-Way Ratchet: Ecosystem Services Property, Regulation, and Wildlife Conservation”
** For a running list of how President Trump is changing U.S. environmental policy click here.