Add to Calendar   11/08/2019 12:30 PM 11/08/2019 01:30 PM America/New_York IT’S GETTING HOT IN HERE: Climate Change Cases Heat Up in Federal Court

 

Climate change litigation is heating up in federal court. Current lawsuits contain everything from traditional common law nuisance suits to administrative law actions to imaginative constitutional law claims. This lecture will provide background on climate change litigation, survey the range of climate change litigation currently in federal court, and discuss how climate change cases pose unique challenges for federal courts.

 

About the Speaker

JONATHAN H. ADLER is the inaugural Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law and Director of the Coleman P. Burke Center for Environmental Law at the Case Western Reserve University School of Law, where he teaches courses in environmental, administrative and constitutional law.

 

Professor Adler is the author or editor of seven books, including Business and the Roberts Court (Oxford University Press, 2016) and Rebuilding the Ark: New Perspectives on Endangered Species Act Reform (AEI Press, 2011), and over a dozen book chapters. His articles have appeared in publications ranging from the Harvard Environmental Law Review and Yale Journal on Regulation to The Wall Street Journal and USA Today. He has testified before Congress a dozen times, and his work has been cited in the U.S. Supreme Court. A 2016 study identified Professor Adler as the most cited legal academic in administrative and environmental law under age 50.

 

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CWRU School of Law Cleveland 11/08/2019 12:30 PM

IT’S GETTING HOT IN HERE: Climate Change Cases Heat Up in Federal Court

 

Climate change litigation is heating up in federal court. Current lawsuits contain everything from traditional common law nuisance suits to administrative law actions to imaginative constitutional law claims. This lecture will provide background on climate change litigation, survey the range of climate change litigation currently in federal court, and discuss how climate change cases pose unique challenges for federal courts.

 

About the Speaker

JONATHAN H. ADLER is the inaugural Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law and Director of the Coleman P. Burke Center for Environmental Law at the Case Western Reserve University School of Law, where he teaches courses in environmental, administrative and constitutional law.

 

Professor Adler is the author or editor of seven books, including Business and the Roberts Court (Oxford University Press, 2016) and Rebuilding the Ark: New Perspectives on Endangered Species Act Reform (AEI Press, 2011), and over a dozen book chapters. His articles have appeared in publications ranging from the Harvard Environmental Law Review and Yale Journal on Regulation to The Wall Street Journal and USA Today. He has testified before Congress a dozen times, and his work has been cited in the U.S. Supreme Court. A 2016 study identified Professor Adler as the most cited legal academic in administrative and environmental law under age 50.

 

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WHEN
November 08, 2019 at 12:30pm - 1:30pm
WHERE
CWRU School of Law
11075 East Blvd
Moot Court Room
Cleveland, OH 44106
United States
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