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Time Running Out for Writing Competition Entries

Attention! The deadline for the 2013-14 Beveridge & Diamond Constitutional Environmental Law Writing Competition is fast approaching. Click here for more information on the competition and how to submit your entry. And don't forget to send us your submission by 5pm on April 7th, 2014!

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In Memoriam: Former ELI Board Member Judge Howard M. Holtzmann

The Environmental Law Institute mourns the death of Judge Howard M. Holtzmann, who passed away on December 9, 2013, just one day before his 92nd birthday.

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Farella Launches Release Reporting Mobile Site

Farella Braun + Martel LLP’s Environmental Law Dept. has announced the launch of a mobile site that provides reporting requirements under federal and CA law for spills and other releases into the environment…

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ELI Announces New Member of Leadership Council

Kenneth Rivlin is the newest member of ELI’s Leadership Council. Mr. Rivlin is a partner with Allen & Overy LLP in New York City, where he is head of their Global Environmental Law Group, U.S. Environmental and Regulatory Law Group and U.S. Pro Bono Program….

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Local Elected Officials Hold Keys to America’s Wind Energy Future

ELI has released a guide to the key issues local elected officials will face when deciding where to site large wind energy facilities. The nation’s local governments will be dealing with the more than 100 new commercial scale wind farms that will be sited across America this year, and with thousands more to come in the next decade. With 60,000 megawatts of wind energy facilities already in place, this is the fastest growing source of electric power generation in American communities. Click here to view the press release.

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