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The New York Environmental Lawyer

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Spring/Summer 2018

Message from the Former Chair
By Kevin Bernstein

Message from the Issue Editor
By Keith Hirokawa

Message from the Student Editorial Board
By Suzanne Foote

Outside the EPA Update
By Jay Simpson

Section News

Environmental & Energy Law Section Annual Meeting Awards — 2017-2018

In Memoriam
   Hon. Maurice D. Hinchey
   John G. Nevius, Esq.
   Eugene Leff, Esq.

New Member — Meaghan Colligan

Long-Time Member — John Greenthal

Eileen Millett Appointed to the Committee of Character and Fitness

Students Win Environmental Law Writing Competition

Annual Meeting Photos

Fall Meeting at the Emerson

Feature Articles

Global Climate Change Blog
By Carl R. Howard
      It's Possible to Move to Renewable Energy
      As Planet Warms, Expect More Powerful Storms
      It's Essential We Learn to Recover From Massive Storms
      World Leaders Met in Bonn to Discuss Climate Change
      Some Good News for Renewable Energy Advocacy
      Heavy, Dangerous Storms Will Continue to Be a Threat
      News from Washington
      The Budget, Facts on the Ground, Good News, Not Such Good News, and Washington
      The Arctic —  Loss of Sea Ice and Its Global Implications; Changes in the Weather; Impacts on the Great Barrier Reef; Impacts in and Response by (the Red State of) Alaska; Some Good News — Rise of the Renewables

Fraud, Free Speech and Fossil Fuel: Lessons From Big Tobacco for Big Oil
By Anna Baxendale

New York Federal Court Holds Consent Order Fails to Resolve CERCLA Liability, Allows Cost Recovery Action Under Section 107
By James Periconi and Jose Almanzar

New TSCA Regulations, New TSCA Risks
By Laura Smith

Recent Decisions and Legislation in Environmental Law
By Student Editorial Board

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The New York Environmental Lawyer features peer-written substantive articles relating to the practice of environmental law on various topics including climate change, brownsfields, pollution, air quality, wetlands and superfunds. Regular columns include  recent administrative and judicial cases, ethics issues, EPA and DEC updates and Section news. Edited by Miriam E. Villani, Esq., (Editor-in-Chief), Justin M. Birzon, Esq. (Issue Editor), Prof. Keith Hirokawa (Issue Editor), and Aaron Gershonowitz, Esq. (Issue Editor), The New York Environmental Lawyer is published by the Environmental Law Section and distributed to Section Members free of charge.

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