Catalogue 2019 - 2020

LAW 721 Environmental Law



Course Description

This course is an intensive study of the major pollution control programs in the United States, including the Clean Water Act, the Clean Air Act, the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act and Superfund. In addition to the general characteristics shared by each, the course will consider several recurring issues of the administrative state, namely the interpertation of complex and programmatic statues, the nature of administrative authority, and litigation strategies within statutory regimes generally.