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Spring 2011 - Environmental Law Practicum

Torres, Gerald

Course ID: 397S  Unique # 29960  Credit Hours: 3
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Tuesday 3:30 pm - 5:20 pm JON 6.208
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This course is restricted to upper division students only.

Description


This seminar will introduce you to the day-to-day tasks of the environmental lawyer.  It covers four of the principal areas of environmental law practice:  compliance counseling; administrative enforcement; environmental litigation; and environmental policy.  It is comprehensive in its approach to these areas.  It will teach you how to bring a federal enforcement action; negotiate a settlement; prepare documents and strategy for a citizen's suit; counsel a corporation on environmental compliance; and comment on an EPA proposed rule as well as develop other relevant skills.  You will be required to complete a number of projects over the course of the term and to work as a team.

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