Sessions Information

  • January 7, 2022
    3:10 pm - 4:25 pm
    Session Type: Section Programs
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    The first roundtable will provide a broad background on the landscape of climate tort litigation including a discussion of the history of the litigation, the bases of liability and challenges to those theories, the regulatory use of tort adjudication in similar large-scale contexts and the likelihood of success in the climate change context, federal preemption of state law, the question of remedies, and transnational issues.
Session Speakers
Columbia Law School

University of Hawaii, William S. Richardson School of Law

University of Kentucky, J. David Rosenberg College of Law

Utrecht University

Indiana University Maurer School of Law

University of Houston Law Center

New York University School of Law

Session Fees
  • Natural Resources and Energy Law and Torts and Compensation Systems Joint Program Co-Sponsored by Environmental Law - Panel 1: Key Legal Issues: $0.00