Tag Archives: Environmental

New Issue: Global Environmental Politics

The latest issue of Global Environmental Politics (Vol. 18, no. 2, May 2018) is out. Contents include:The Global Environmental Politics of FoodJennifer Clapp & Caitlin Scott, The Global Environmental Politics of Food Jennifer Clapp, Mega-Mergers on the Menu: Corporate Concentration … Continue reading

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Throttling Environmental Information – Panopticon

‘As is so often the way in information rights, the Upper Tribunal reaches a perfectly sensible decision and gives practical guidance which others can actually apply, only for the Court of Appeal to insist on saying mostly the same thing … Continue reading

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Native American Treaties, Declining Salmon Populations, Broken Promises & Environmental Justice

Truth be told, the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2017-18 Term has been an unsually quiet one for environmental and natural resources law.  Until now. This week the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in a last-minute addition to the Court’s current docket.  Washington … Continue reading

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Encouraging Technological Innovation in Environmental and Energy Law

Zachary Liscow and Quentin Karpilow, Innovation Snowballing and Climate Law, 95 Wash. U. L. Rev. 385 (2017), available at SSRN. Eric Biber Innovation is a critical component of environmental progress. The dramatic reductions in emissions per-mile-travelled from automobiles over the … Continue reading

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Texas Supreme Court Holds Manager Personally Liable for Environmental Penalties

This is a guest post from my good friend Jim Smith at Crain Caton. In State of Texas v. Morello, the Texas Supreme Court reversed a mid-level appellate court and reinstated a trial court’s judgment making Bernard Morello personally liable … Continue reading

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