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271.51 sec. 001 - Environmental Law Writing Seminar II (Spring 2022)
Instructor: Robert D. Infelise (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Grading Designation: Credit Only
Mode of Instruction: In-Person
F 6:25 PM - 7:15 PM
Location: Law 136
From January 14, 2022
To April 22, 2022
Course End: April 22, 2022
Class Number: 31501
Enroll Limit: 15
As of: 07/19 11:58 AM
The spring Environmental Law Writing Seminar is only open to those students (i) who completed the fall Environmental Law Writing Seminar and (ii) whose papers were provisionally accepted by the Ecology Law Quarterly for inclusion in the upcoming Annual Review of Environmental and Natural Resource Law.
INSTRUCTOR BIOGRAPHY: Robert D. Infelise received his A.B. from Cal in 1977 and his J.D. from Berkeley Law in 1980. Upon graduating from law school, Mr. Infelise joined the Los Angeles office of Cox Castle & Nicholson, LLP, one of the nation's premier law firms specializing in the real estate and financial services industries. Since the mid-1980’s, he has specialized in litigation involving soil and groundwater contamination. In 1998, Mr. Infelise helped found Cox Castle & Nicholson's San Francisco office and served as its managing partner.
Mr. Infelise has written for industry publications and spoken to real estate groups and lawyers on issues involving soil and groundwater pollution, insurance for environmental claims and California’s Proposition 65. His scholarly work begins and ends with an article co-authored by Professor Robert A. Kagan entitled “American State Supreme Court Justices, 1900-70,” American Bar Foundation Research Journal, 1984 (Vol. 2, Spring). Mr. Infelise teaches the Environmental Law Writing Seminar, the Workshop on Development and the Environment, Remedies and, from time to time, Environmental Law and Policy, Climate Change and the Law and Pathways to Carbon Neutrality. He formerly served as the acting executive director of the Center for Law, Energy and the Environment.
Exam Notes: (P) Final paper
Course Category: Environmental and Energy Law
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