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Discussions from the top environmental, energy, and resources lawyers discussing career development, legal issues, and new developments in environmental law.

Discussions from the top environmental, energy, and resources lawyers discussing career development, legal issues, and new developments in environmental law.
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Discussions from the top environmental, energy, and resources lawyers discussing career development, legal issues, and new developments in environmental law.

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27th Fall Conference Preview

8/19/2019
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The “who’s who” of Environment, Energy, and Resources law will congregate at the Westin Copley Place in Boston on September 11-14 for the ABA SEER 27th Fall Conference, which is already proving to be a not to miss event. On today’s podcast, Shelly Geppert, 2019 Fall Conference Planning Chair along with Section members Larry Cullen, Teresa Christopher, Justin Smith, and Jessica Wall share what panels they are most excited for and who they are excited to hear from at this year’s Fall...

Duration:00:16:49

Update on Carbon Capture and Storage

7/2/2019
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Join us for our newest podcast episode on Carbon Capture and Storage. Michael Cummings speaks with Doug Scott (Vice-President, Great Plains Institute) and Stacey Dahl (Senior Manager of External Affairs, Minnkota Power Cooperative) about the current landscape of carbon capture, use, and storage including an overview of current and potential uses in power generation, enhanced oil recovery, and other industry, recent and proposed legislation, and opportunities and challenges in connecting CO2...

Duration:00:24:06

2018 Year in Review - Environmental Litigation Part 3

6/28/2019
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The authors of the Year-in-Review publication will discuss key cases occurring in environmental litigation, including cases that have created an ongoing legal debate concerning the jurisdiction of the Clean Water Act, liability for PFAS contamination, corporate responsibility for climate change, and the scope of class certification in environmental cases. In part 3 of the three part series, join Matt Wickersham and William S. “Buddy” Cox III. The 2018 Year in Review is available now....

Duration:00:21:39

2018 Year in Review - Environmental Litigation Part 2

6/4/2019
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The authors of the Year-in-Review publication will discuss key cases occurring in environmental litigation, including cases that have created an ongoing legal debate concerning the jurisdiction of the Clean Water Act, liability for PFAS contamination, corporate responsibility for climate change, and the scope of class certification in environmental cases. In part 2 of the three part series, join Matt Wickersham and John Watson in discussing the Giovanni v. U.S. Department of the Navy...

Duration:00:21:39

Master Class on CERCLA and Brownfields with Peter Wright

5/28/2019
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On this podcast, you'll hear Peter Wright, Special Counsel to US EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler, and Planning Chair Ilene Munk discussing the upcoming Master Class on Complex Environmental Liability Resolution coming up in June in Atlanta, GA. Don't miss out and register for the conference by visiting ambar.org/cercla today!

Duration:00:11:15

2018 Year in Review - Environmental Litigation Part 1

5/28/2019
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The authors of the Year-in-Review publication will discuss key cases occurring in environmental litigation, including cases that have created an ongoing legal debate concerning the jurisdiction of the Clean Water Act, liability for PFAS contamination, corporate responsibility for climate change, and the scope of class certification in environmental cases. In part 1 of the three part series, join Kim Bick and Denise Fellers in discussing the Hawaii Wildlife Fund v. County of Maui. The ...

Duration:00:18:40

37th Water Law and 48th Spring Conference Sneak Peak

3/15/2019
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We're in countdown mode for our SEER Denver Conferences, the 37th Water Law Conference and the 48th Spring Conference, both located at the Grand Hyatt in Denver, Colorado. Join Jennifer Wills, Roger Sims (2019 Water Law Conference Chair), and Rita Bolt Barker (2019 Spring Conference Chair) as they talk through what you can expect in Denver. Register for the conferences as americanbar.org/environ

Duration:00:10:39

48th Spring Conference with Rita Bolt Barker and Juge Gregg

3/4/2019
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SEER is headed to Denver, CO later this month for our 48th Spring Conference. Rita Bolt Barker (2019 Spring Conference Chair) and Juge Gregg (2018 Fall Conference Chair) discuss what to expect in Denver, the Keynote speakers, and more on this podcast. Register for the 48th Spring Conference at ambar.org/seerspring

Duration:00:02:45

Supreme Court: Recent Environmental, Energy, and Resources Fall Conference Preview

10/1/2018
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Join Mary Ann Grena Manley, Deputy Editorial Director of Bloomberg Environment, Alice Kaswan, Professor and Dean's Circle Scholar of the University of San Francisco School of Law, and James May, Distinguished Professor of Law at Widener University Delaware Law School for a podcast previewing our longer, in-depth conversation of the Supreme Court and Recent Environment, Energy, and Resources Cases. Join us in San Diego! Register here

Duration:00:12:30

26th Fall Conference Preview with Juge Gregg and Shelly Geppert

9/13/2018
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Find out more about our 26th Fall Conference with our 2018 Fall Conference Chair Juge Gregg and our 2019 Fall Conference Chair Shelly Geppert. Hear about our Keynote speakers and the great programming that awaits in beautiful San Diego (#SanDiegoInTheFall). Register for the Conference today at ambar.org/environfall

Duration:00:16:16

Ethical Considerations in Responding to Written Discovery

9/18/2017
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Were you thrown head first into responding to written discovery at the start of your career without much guidance on what’s actually expected of you and your clients? Has it been a while since you’ve brushed up on the latest federal rule changes affecting discovery? Are you curious about expectations for discovery of electronically stored information, whether or not block objections are really acceptable, or what to do if your client hasn’t been truthful? If you answered yes to any of the...

Duration:00:37:12

ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources 25th Fall Conference Preview

9/4/2017
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Host Roger Martella speaks with Jonathan Nwagbaraocha, Jennifer Wills, and Deanna Ray to preview the upcoming 25th Fall Conference in Baltimore, MD. Experts from around the environmental, energy, and resources law practice will descend on the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront October 18-21, 2017 for the premiere forum for dialogue and deliberation of current and emerging issues. Panels will include reviewing governmental priorities in the Trump administration, discussing upcoming cases on...

Duration:00:24:06

Fracking and Tribal Sovereignty: The Pawnee Nation Claim

6/30/2017
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In 2015, the Pawnee Nation approved a moratorium on fracking. The region was shaken by a 5.8 magnitude earthquake on September 3, 2016. In March 2017, the Pawnee Nation filed a claim in tribal court, seeking damages from several oil companies, alleging hydraulic fracturing (specifically, wastewater injected into disposal wells) caused an increase in earthquakes, damaging tribal buildings and land. This case could be consequential, in that it was brought in tribal court. It brings to the...

Duration:00:25:44

Emerging Framework for Environmental Governance

6/12/2017
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Guests John Howes, Roger Feldman, and George Crabtree discuss how laws related to the overall process of making, consuming, and disposing of consumer goods need to be shaped and coordinated in order to avoid unintended environmental consequences. Specifically, the panel talks about the rare earth metals that comprise a wide range of consumer electronics, and how sustainable policies need to be implemented by the corporate and legislative sectors. Our panelists include: To support our...

Duration:00:20:18

Dakota Access Pipeline

2/17/2017
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The U.S. has approximately 72,000 miles of pipeline transporting crude oil across the country, but no pipeline has garnered more recent attention than the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL). Join host Shelly Geppert (Eimer Stahl LLP) and Troy A. Eid, a principal shareholder in the Denver office of Greenberg Traurig, and co-chair of the firm’s American Indian Law Practice Group, as they discuss the protests and litigation surrounding the pipeline, and the impact of recent executive orders on the...

Duration:00:27:19

Section Member Spotlight: Bill Penny

1/31/2017
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Host Jillian Kirn interviews 30-year ABA member and former Section Chair Bill Penny, a partner with Burr and Foreman LLP in Nashville, and chair of the firm's environmental practice group. Bill shares with us his journey to becoming an environmental lawyer, advice for young lawyers, and the value he placed on his ABA membership in building his career. Please rate and review us on iTunes. Produced by the ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources. Online at...

Duration:00:26:35

Section Member Spotlight: Sheila Hollis

12/2/2016
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Host Joan Radovich interviews former Section Chair Sheila Hollis. Hollis is a 42-year member of the ABA, and talks about the early days of practicing environmental law, her experience as a woman in a very male-dominated profession, and tips and advice for career advancement she has learned over her long, storied career. Please rate and review us on iTunes. Produced by the ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources. Online at http://www.americanbar.org/environ

Duration:00:25:39

EWSCE Conference Preview

10/13/2016
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Scott Fulton and Steve Solow, co-chairs of the upcoming Environmental and Workplace Safety Criminal Enforcement Conference, discuss topics that will be covered during this special one-day CLE event. Noteworthy speakers including top government representatives will lead discussions on relevant topics such as expansion of criminal enforcement under the worker safety initiative and the Yates Memos, defensive strategies in the face of DOL and DOJ cooperation, and management of legal risks and...

Duration:00:13:19

Fall Conference Preview: Matt Rodriquez, California Secretary for Environmental Protection

9/16/2016
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California Secretary for Environmental Protection Matt Rodriquez offers the latest on changes in California’s carbon reduction laws, and why lawyers from across the country need to know about those changes. Rodriquez will speak on climate change law in a post-Paris world, at the 24th Fall Conference in Denver. You can register at www.shopaba.org/environfall. Please rate and review us on iTunes. Produced by the ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources. Online at...

Duration:00:16:18

Fall Conference Preview: Medical Marijuana Industry and Environmental Impact

8/29/2016
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Alf Brandt, Chair of the Planning Committee for the 24th Fall Conference in Denver, CO, speaks with California State Assemblymember Rob Bonta about legislation pending in California affecting the medical marijuana industry and its environmental impact. Assemblymember Bonta will be part of a panel at the 24th Fall Conference discussing the same topic in detail. Register for the 24th Fall Conference at www.shopaba.org/environfall. Please rate and review us on iTunes. Produced by the ABA...

Duration:00:11:09