[F&ES 627b/LAW 21033] / 2019-2020

Environmental Law

Credits: 4

Spring 2020: Time and location TBA

Follows Law School Calendar

This course explores what environmental laws are, who they are for, and how they can be used. It addresses federal statutes, like the Clean Air Act and the Civil Rights Act, as well as common law, tribal law, and international law. It seeks to understand those who write environmental laws, those who wield them, and those who are subject to them. Grades are based on three written assignments and student participation; there is no examination option. Enrollment limited.