Catalogue 2019 - 2020

LAW 957 Sustainability Law



Course Description

This course examines environmental law through a sustainability lens. Students will examine legal, voluntary and flexible market approaches to achieve sustainability goals. Students will also consider the roles different actors play in formulating sustainability law and policy, including, inter alia, scientists/engineers, legislators, judges, regulators, property owners, businesses, attorneys and citizens. Note that students do NOT need to have taken environmental law in order to take this course. This course satisfies the Qualified Writing Requirement.(optional). This course satisfies 2 Writing.