Intro to Environmental Law

Date: Oct 26, 2022 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Location: Online

Event Code: I032322

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Earn up to 7.8 credits, including 1.2 in Ethics! (More Information)

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Attorneys across practice areas should understand the breadth and scope of federal and state environmental law, which can have a significant impact on your clients and their needs. Whether you handle real estate or commercial matters, represent corporations or municipalities, laws intended to protect our environment and public health affect people and property throughout New Jersey.

As the environment and our relationship to it changes, so must our legal, regulatory and policy apparatus. This program will examine the foundations of environmental law and its application in a changing landscape, where the realities of climate change, the scarcity of land resources, the unmet need for environmental justice, and many other forces are challenging people, businesses, and governments to think bigger and behave differently.

Even if you have participated in an Introduction to Environmental Law in the past, join policymakers, attorneys, and environmental professionals for this crash course in environmental law and a thoughtful conversation about its future.

TOPICS INCLUDE:

  • Site Remediation
  • Water Pollution
  • Air Pollution
  • Highlands
  • Pinelands
  • CAFRA and Waterfront Development
  • Environmental Justice
  • Climate Change and Renewable Energy
  • Stormwater Management
  • Wetlands
  • Endangered Species
  • Ethics

CLE Credits
NJ CLE:NJ CLE information: This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 7.8 hours of total CLE credit, including 1.2 in Ethics (Full Credits Available: NJ Ethics: 1.2, NJ General: 6.6).
NY CLE (t&nt):NY Ethics Non-Transitional: 1.0, NY Professional Practice Non-Transitional: 6.5
PA CLE:PA Ethics Credit: 1.0, PA Substantive Credit: 5.5
New: No PACLE fee is required for this program. To earn PA CLE credits, a valid PA Bar ID number must be entered into the CLE form provided after attending the program.

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