The New York Environmental Lawyer

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    A publication of the Environmental and Energy Law Section
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    WINTER/SPRING 2017

    Message from the Chair: Deja Vu All Over Again?
    By Larry Schnapf

    Message from the Editor-in-Chief
    By Miriam E. Villani

    Message from the Issue Editor
    By Aaron Gershonowitz

    Message from the Student Editorial Board
    By Linnea E. Riegel for the Student Editorial Board

    EPA Update
    By Mary McHale, Chris Saporita, Joseph Siegel and Marla E. Wieder

    Section News
         Committee Reports
         Annual Meeting Photos

    Property Contamination and Its Impact on Commercial Leasing in NYC
    By Larry Schnapf

    Requiring Energy Efficiency Improvements in New York City's Homes: A Legal Analysis
    By Danielle Spiegel-Feld and Augusta C. Wilson

    When Cleaning Makes Things Worse
    By Walter Mugdan

    Long Island: An Environmental Update for 2016
    By Lilia Factor

    Energy Efficiency as Best Available Control Technology: Practices and Possibilities
    By Channing Jones

    Administrative Decisions Update
    By Robert A. Stour Jr.

    Recent Decisions and Legislation in Environmental Law
    By the 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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