Animal Law Events
Public Interest Environmental Law ConferenceMarch 1, 2019 - 9:00 AM to March 3, 2019 - 2:00 PM
University of Oregon School of Law1515 Agate St Eugene, Oregon 97403 United States
The Public Interest Environmental Law Conference is the premier annual gathering for environmentalists worldwide, and is distinguished as the oldest and largest of its kind. The Conference historically unites more than 3,000 activists, attorneys, students, scientists, and concerned citizens from over 50 countries around the globe to share their experience and expertise. The Conference is organized solely by the volunteers of Land Air Water (LAW), a student environmental law society at the University of Oregon School of Law, and is co-sponsored by Friends of Land Air Water (FLAW), a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.
The four-day Conference in Eugene, Oregon, includes over 125 panels, workshops, and multi-media presentations addressing a broad spectrum of environmental law and advocacy. Topics include: forest protection and ecological restoration, grazing and mining reform, labor and human rights, air and water pollution, Native American treaty rights, globalization and “free” trade, environmental justice, corporate responsibility, marine wilderness, international environmental law, water rights and dam removal, oil and gas litigation, genetic engineering, and urban growth.
ALDF will be participating in two panels: "The Public's Right to Know: Important Lessons from Environmental Disclosure Laws” on Saturday at 10:30-11:45am in room LAW 184, and "CAFO Litigation Strategies: Challenging Federal CAFO Funding Practices" on Saturday at 3:00-4:15pm in room LAW 142.Contact Name: Cristina Stella
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