CLEE Speaker Series

2012 CLEE SPRING SPEAKER SERIES

CLEE has partnered with the environmental and energy student groups at Berkeley Law to host the Spring Environment and Energy Speaker Series.  This is a collaboration among CLEE, BERC, ELQ, ELS, SALDF, and SEEJ.  The series is generously sponsored by Wilson Sonsini Goodirch & Rosati LLP.  The current series and series poster are viewable on the CLEE Events Page.

SPRING 2010 CLEE SPEAKER SERIES

Video of the 2010 Speaker Series can be viewed here.

  • New Needs for Nature in the Age of Global Warming:Where Existing Laws Fall Short
    A Talk with Tony Barnosky
    February 2, 2010
  • Recent Alumni Career Panel
    A Panel with Julie Thrower (’07), Scott Zimmerman (’07), Matt Vespa (’02), and Erin Ziegler (’08)
    February 16, 2010
  • CARB’s Draft Regulation for a California Cap-And-Trade Program & What It Means for California
    A Talk with CARB Senior Counsel Ellen Peter and USF Professor of Law Alice Kaswan
    March 2, 2010
  • Green Infrastructure for the Future
    A Talk with Jennifer Wolch, Dean of the College of Environmental Design and Louise Mozingo, Director of Center for Resource Efficient Communities
    March 15, 2010
  • Environmental Law Curriculum Rollout for Fall 2010
    April 13, 2010

 

FALL 2009 CLEE SPEAKER SERIES

  • Environmental Law Careers Panel
    With speakers Robert Falk of Morrison & Foerster, Robert Doty of Cox Castle & Nicholson, Letitia Moore of USEPA, Ken Alex of the California Attorney General’s Office, Anjali Jaiswal of NRDC, and Osa Wolff of Shute Mihaly & Weinberger.
    September 16, 2009
  • A Briefing from the Frontlines in the Battle to Pass Comprehensive Climate Change Legislation
    Bill Tyndall, Senior Vice President of Duke Energy’s Strategy, Policy & Regulatory Group,
    October 12, 2009 
  • Spring 2010 Environmental Law Curriculum Rollout
    October 13, 2009
  • The Lead Up to Copenhagen: Offsets and the Parallel Paths to Climate Change Regulation
    Nico W. van Aelstyn, Principal, Beveridge and Diamond, P.C.
    October 20, 2009
  • From the Ground Up: Oil and Environmental Justice in Richmond
    The Case of Communities for a Better Environment v. City of Richmond/Chevron
    November 2, 2009

 

SPRING 2009 CLEE SPEAKER SERIES

 

  • Unleashing the Clean Energy Economy
    Michael Shellenberger vs. Peter Barnes - February 18, 2009
  • Environmental Program Town Hall
    February 19, 2009
  • Climate Change & the View from the Attorney General's Office
    Cliff Rechtschaffen - March 3, 2009
  • Arctic Boundaries and Climate Change: The Changing Concept of Space and Place in the Arctic
    Co-sponsored by the American Society of International Law, International Environmental Law Interest Group
    David Caron and Harry Scheiber - March 17, 2009
  • California Water: The Looming Crisis & Paths to a More Sustainable Future
    Jeff Kightlinger vs. Barry Nelson - April 22, 2009
     

 

FALL 2008 CLEE SPEAKER SERIES

 

  • Energy Justice: Addressing Poverty and Climate Change Through Intermediate Technology
    Lakshman Guruswamy - September 9, 2008
  • Climate Policy for Transportation: Politics & Policy
    Dan Sperling - September 15, 2008
  • Environmental Law Careers Panel
    September 23, 2008 
  • The European Court of Human Rights and the Right of Clean Environment: A Phantom or Reality?
    Malgosia Fitzmaurice - October 7, 2008 
  • How to Grow Green-Collar Jobs
    Kate Gordon - October 21, 2008