Events

Past Event

New York State Environmental Year in Review

February 24, 2020
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
New York Bar Association, 42 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036

Leading practitioners, regulators, and professors will review the past year’s most significant developments in New York State and New York City environmental law. In particular, speakers will cover New York State's Climate Leadership & Community Protection Act and New York City's Climate Mobilization Act and Local Law 97.  Speakers will also address New York State environmental regulatory and litigation updates.
Coffee will be served. Event is free, but please register.

Speakers:
Patrick Foster, Regional Attorney, Region 2, Office of the General Counsel, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation 
Michael Gerrard, Andrew Sabin Professor of Professional Practice and Director, Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School 
Philip Weinberg, Professor Emeritus, St. John's University School of Law

Moderator: 
Amy Turner, Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School

Sponsoring Association Committee:
Environmental Law Committee, Amy Turner & Kevin Healy, Co-Chairs

Co-Sponsoring Organization: 
Sabin Center for Climate Change Law