Jump to Content

News & Press Releases

Press Releases from the Institute

The Environmental Law Institute is widely respected as “a nonpartisan organization specializing in legal analysis and not known for taking sides in political fights,” as the New York Times has noted. When members of the media, private bar, government, business, and public interest organizations seek expert information on environmental law and policy, they turn to ELI.

Nigerian Gold Mining Reform a Blueprint to Reducing Global Lead and Mercury Exposure

January 28, 2015

ELI has released a comprehensive assessment of Nigeria’s artisanal and small-scale gold mining sector, designed to improve long-term health and environmental outcomes. ...

States Key to Protecting Children from Environmental Exposures

January 28, 2015

Protecting children from environmental exposures in child care facilities is a critical need. A new report by ELI and the Children’s Environmental Health Network examines state policies and...

Environmental Law Institute Opens West Coast Offices

December 19, 2014

ELI is proud to announce it is officially opening West Coast offices in San Diego and San Francisco, California.

Latham & Watkins Partner Barrett Joins ELI Leadership Council

December 12, 2014

The Leadership Council, Environmental Law Institute, proudly announces its selection of James Barrett as a member of the Council.

Hunsucker Goodstein Vice President Joins ELI Leadership Council

November 20, 2014

 The ELI Leadership Council extends a warm welcome to our new member Michael Goodstein, Vice President and Shareholder Attorney for the Washington, D.C., office of Hunsucker Goodstein PC....