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271 sec. 1 - Environmental Law and Policy (Spring 2012)

Instructor: Holly Doremus  (view instructor's teaching evaluations | profile)
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Units: 3
Meeting Time: TuTh 8:35-9:50
Meeting Location: 132

Course Start: January 10, 2012
Course Control Number (1Ls): 51239 (section 2)
Course Control Number (Non-1Ls): 49885


This introductory course is designed to explore fundamental legal and policy issues in environmental law. The course covers the special challenges environmental problems pose for law and the principal strategies used to address environmental problems, including the common law, command-and-control regulation, market instruments, and information disclosure. Students are introduced to federal environmental statutes including the National Environmental Policy Act, Clean Air Act, and Clean Water Act, as well as to the cross-cutting issues of risk assessment, environmental federalism, and enforcement of environmental law.

Exam Notes: TH
Course Category: Environmental Law

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  • Environmental Policy Law: Problems, Cases and Readings
    Holly D. Doremus, Albert C. Lin, Ronald H. Rosenberg, Thomas J. Schoenbaum,
    Publisher: Foundation Press
    ISBN: 9781599410593
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: $84.92
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