Monthly Climate Change Briefing: September 2010

September 13, 2010 12:27 pm — 12:27 pm
Conference call

A special service for ELI institutional members, this monthly 30-minute conference call provides a valuable way to keep on top of the legal and policy developments in the climate change arena.

Three national experts on climate law regularly participate in this series:
Kyle W. Danish, Partner, Van Ness Feldman, P.C.
Michael B. Gerrard, Director, Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School
Manik Roy, Director of Congressional Affairs for the Pew Center on Global Climate Change

The topics discussed during the September 13, 2010 call included:

  • Recent developments on common law nuisance cases (Connecticut v. AEP, Comer v. Murphy Oil)
  • Recent letter from Sierra Club, NRDC and EDF urging EPA to issue schedule for promulgating NSPS for GHG emission sources
  • Status report on various legal challenges to EPA's rulemakings