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New York Environmental Year in Review

February 25, 2014

Co-sponsored by: New York City Bar Association Committee on Environmental Law and Columbia Law School Center for Climate Change Law

Leading practitioners, regulators, and professors from New York City and Albany reviewed the past year's most significant developments in New York State environmental law. Featured topics included changes to the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, new developments under the State Environmental Quality Review Act, recent activities in the Department of Environmental Conservation and state legislature, and more.

Jeffrey Gracer, Sive, Paget & Riesel, P.C.; Chair, Environmental Law Committee of the New York City Bar Association (moderator)
Scott Fein, Whiteman, Osterman & Hanna LLP
Michael Gerrard, Andrew Sabin Professor of Professional Practice and Director, Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School
Philip Weinberg, Professor Emeritus, St. John's University School of Law