Vermont Law School Launches New Economy Law CenterScholars and environmentalists at Vermont Law School recently launched a New Economy Law Center to explore the role of law and policy change in transitioning to a new economy.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-11-20T05:00:00Z308
Vermont Law School Delegation Prepares for COP21 in Paris​A Vermont Law School student delegation will attend the annual United Nations climate change conference, the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21), Nov. 30-Dec.11 in Paris, France.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-11-18T05:00:00Z307
Environmental Law Society Presents 'Mountainfilm on Tour' Nov. 5 at Vermont Law SchoolThe Environmental Law Society at Vermont Law School will host "Mountainfilm on Tour," a movie night designed to educate and motivate audiences about global issues, at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5, in Chase Community Center on the VLS campus.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-10-28T04:00:00Z298
Patrick Parenteau Quoted by The New York Times, in "A Shifting Approach to Saving Endangered Species"​Patrick Parenteau is quoted on the soul of the conservation movement in light of human altered landscapes.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-10-05T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
USDA Increases Grant Funding to Nearly $1.5 Million for Innovative National Food Policy and Law Projects at Vermont Law School​VLS Center for Agriculture and Food Systems partners with Public Health Law Center, Rudd Center on state, local food policy innovations​GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-10-05T04:00:00Z289
Beyranevand Interviewed by Heritage Radio Network, on "Steak a Claim: Environmental and Animal Welfare Labeling"​Laurie Beyranevand was interviewed on Heritage Radio Network's Eating Matters podcast about food labels and CAFS' food labeling site Labels Unwrapped.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-10-01T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Patrick Parenteau Quoted by Greenwire, in "'Mr. Clean Water Act' Faces His Biggest Challenge"​Patrick Parenteau comments on the litigations faced by Steve Samuels as assistant section chief of the Department of Justice's Environmental Defense Section.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-30T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Water Quality Focus of Vermont Journal of Environmental Law Symposium Oct. 23 at VLS​Environmental law experts look at impact of TMDL regs on Chesapeake Bay, Gulf of Mexico, Lake Champlain​GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-28T04:00:00Z287<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Betsy Baker Appears on Alaska Public Media, on "Working It Out In the Arctic"​Betsy​ Baker is interviewed on the 8th Polar Law Symposium, including major takeaways.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-25T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Berkeley’s Holly Doremus 2015 Honorary Speaker at Vermont Law School Colloquium on Environmental ScholarshipThe Environmental Law Center at Vermont Law School will welcome Holly Doremus, a leading scholar and teacher in the areas of environmental law, natural resources law, and law and science, as the honorary speaker at the sixth annual Colloquium on Environmental Scholarship, Saturday, Oct. 3, at VLS.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-25T04:00:00Z286
Laurie Ristino Quoted by Law360, in "9th Circ. Pesticide Ruling Holds EPA to High Standards"​Laurie Ristino is quoted on the neonicotinoid branch of pesticides and related concern for bees and other pollinators.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-18T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Vermont Law School Partners with Yunnan University School of Law in China A delegation from Yunnan University School of Law in China visited Vermont Law School today, signing an agreement with VLS to collaborate on programs that will expand educational opportunities for students from both schools and promote exchange between faculty members.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-17T04:00:00Z285<img alt="" height="960" src="" width="1440" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
500-KW Solar Project Under Way to Meet Over Half of Vermont Law School’s Electric Energy NeedsA 500-kilowatt solar photovoltaic project under construction on Gee Hill Road in South Royalton will meet over half of Vermont Law School’s current electric energy requirement while reducing its carbon footprint, President and Dean Marc Mihaly announced today. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-15T04:00:00Z284
Ken Rumelt Featured by the Sierra Club, in "Court Hears Arguments Over Enbridge's Illegal Tar Sands Imports"​Ken Rumelt presented in​ federal district court in Minneapolis for oral arguments in the case of White Earth Nation v. Kerry. At issue was the U.S. Department of State's back-room approval of a major expansion of Enbridge's tar sands pipeline system through the Great Lakes. GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-14T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Laurie Beyranevand Interviwed by Mother Jones, in "Chipotle Says it Dropped GMOs. Now a Court Will Decide if That's Bulls-t"​Laurie Beyranevand is interviewed on a lawsuit against Chipotle and whether or not the company mislead customers into believe it was entirely GMO-free.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-11T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Patrick Parenteau Interviewed by Public Radio International, on "Obama Has a Plan to Cut Down on Methane Leaks"​​​Patrick Parenteau is interviewed on the new environmental regulations that call for more than 40% reduction in methane from oil and gas wells.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-04T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Center for Agriculture and Food Systems Launches National Gleaning Project WebsiteThe Center for Agriculture and Food Systems (CAFS) at Vermont Law School recently launched a new website,, to document the work of the National Gleaning Project and serve as a guide for individuals and organizations involved in agricultural gleaning and food recovery across the country. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-03T04:00:00Z280
"An International Race for the Arctic? Try a Slow, Science-Driven Crawl," with comment from Professor Betsy Baker​​​Betsy Baker comments on the cooperation between nations undertaking the mapping of the Arctic continental shelves.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-03T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Vermont Groups Help Defend GE Food Labeling LawMonday, Aug. 31, four Vermont groups filed an amicus curiae brief with the Second Circuit Court of Appeals in support of Vermont’s genetically engineered (GE) food labeling law. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-02T04:00:00Z279
Betsy Baker Interviewed by NPR, on "Obama Asks Congress To Fund New Coast Guard Icebreakers"In connection with President Obama’s visit to Alaska, Professor Baker was heard on National Public Radio's All things Considered, discussing the need for additional US icebreakersGP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-01T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Energy Report Presents Sustainable Paths to Increase Use of Woody Biomass While Protecting Vermont Forests The Institute for Energy and the Environment (IEE) at Vermont Law School today released a report titled “Woody Biomass: The Path Toward a Sustainable Use of Vermont’s Forests.” The report points to sustainable paths regarding the potential increase in the use of woody biomass for electricity, and suggests policies to be adopted by Vermont to ensure long-term forest health and productivity. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-08-31T04:00:00Z278
Vermont Law School Professor Patrick Parenteau Elected to American College of Environmental LawyersProfessor Patrick Parenteau, senior counsel at the Environmental and Natural Resources Law Clinic (ENRLC) at Vermont Law School and a nationally recognized leader in environmental law and policy, recently was elected to the American College of Environmental Lawyers (ACOEL), the college announced this week. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-08-27T04:00:00Z274<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Vermont Law Review Symposium Examines Human Rights, Environmental Issues Sept. 25 at Vermont Law SchoolActivists, lawyers and legal scholars will explore the interconnectedness between the environment and human rights at the 15th annual Vermont Law Review Symposium, “Habitat for Human Rights: Environmental Degradation and Human Rights,” Friday, Sept. 25, in Chase Community Center at Vermont Law School. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-08-26T04:00:00Z273
Kevin Jones Quoted by Vermont Watchdog, in "Vermont Town Protests Renewable Energy Credits for Massachusetts, Connecticut"​Kevin B. Jones is quoted on the Strafford Selectboard's decision to refuse solar installation if the renewable energy credits associated with the power are sold out of state.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-08-25T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
John Echeverria is Quoted by Greenwire, in "Raisin Ruling Seen as Lifeline for Endangered Species"​​John Echeverria is quoted on the government's defense from takings claims resulting from efforts to protect endangered species.​​GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-08-19T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Vermont Law School Senior Energy Fellow Benjamin Sovacool Receives 2015 ABA Dedication to Diversity and Justice AwardThe American Bar Association awarded its 2015 Environment, Energy, and Resources Dedication to Diversity and Justice Award to Professor Benjamin Sovacool, a senior fellow at the Institute for Energy and the Environment (IEE) at Vermont Law School, during its annual meeting Aug. 2 in Chicago.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-08-05T04:00:00Z260
Center for Agriculture and Food Systems at VLS Joins Cuba-U.S. Agroecology NetworkThe Center for Agriculture and Food Systems (CAFS) at Vermont Law School recently joined a diverse group of sustainable food and agriculture organizations as a founding member of the Cuba-U.S. Agroecology Network (CUSAN), CAFS Director Laurie Ristino announced today. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-07-27T04:00:00Z259
Dworkin Quoted in Mother Jones, in "Jeb Bush Wants to Eliminate All Energy Subsidies"Michael Dworkin gives his thoughts on Jeb Bush's desire to phase out government support for fossil fuels, wind and solar energy​.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-07-23T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Jones's Commentary Appears in VT Digger, "Beware the Fine Print in Solar Contracts"​Kevin Jones offers a commentary in about the fine print in solar contracts: "Unfortunately, more and more Vermonters who believe they are buying solar energy from local companies are actually supporting fossil-fueled energy and worsening their carbon footprint in the process."​GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-07-23T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Beyranevand Quoted in ClimateWire, in "Businesses Learn There are Tax Incentive and Laws to Help Them Recycle Mountains of Food"The article explores the high percentage of food wasted annually in the U.S., and the business climate and liabilities around food donation. "What qualifies as wholesome remains a sticking point for some restaurant and grocery owners who aren't sure what level of effort they need to make to determine if food is safe," Beyranevand said. GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-07-22T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Mears Returns to Helm of Environmental and Natural Resources Law Clinic at Vermont Law School​Vermont Law School alumnus David Mears '91, commissioner of the Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation, will return to VLS in the fall to lead the nationally recognized Environmental and Natural Resources Law Clinic (ENRLC), VLS President and Dean Marc Mihaly announced today.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-07-16T04:00:00Z257
Laurie Beyranevand Quoted by the Valley News, in "Food Notes: A Modern Take on an Old-Time Product"​Laurie Beyranevand is quoted on the Center for Agriculture and Food Systems's food label website,|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-07-15T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Center for Agriculture and Food Systems Launches Food Labeling Website, The Center for Agriculture and Food Systems (CAFS) at Vermont Law School today launched a new food labeling website,, the only site of its kind that explains to consumers the law behind food labels. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-07-08T04:00:00Z256
Parenteau Quoted in The New York Times, in "Supreme Court Blocks Obama’s Limits on Power Plants"“Given the fact that the E.P.A. has already done a detailed cost benefit analysis justifying the rule, and the fact that the majority of the affected industries have already invested heavily in compliance, there is a good chance that the D.C. Circuit will allow the rule to remain on the books” while the agency makes its revisions, said Patrick Parenteau, an expert on environmental law at Vermont Law School.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-06-29T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Parenteau Interviewed by The Burlington Free Press, in "EPA Mercury Limits Secure Despite Ruling"​Patrick Parenteau is interviewed on the enforcement of industrial mercury emissions and the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that blocks federal clean air regulations.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-06-29T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Echeverria Interviewed by Bloomberg Law Podcast​John Echeverria spoke with June Grasso on Bloomberg Radio’s “Bloomberg Law” regarding this week's Supreme Court opinion: Horne v. Department of Agriculture.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-06-27T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Kellogg Foundation Awards Vermont Law School $261,965 Grant for National Food Policy Reform ProjectThe Center for Agriculture and Food Systems (CAFS) at Vermont Law School will receive $261,965 from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to fund a project to inform national food policy reform, CAFS announced today.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-06-25T04:00:00Z255
Takings Challenges, Hurricanes and Climate Adaptation Examined in Vermont Law ReviewThe student editors of Vermont Law Review at Vermont Law School this month announced publication of their most recent editions, Volume 39 Books 3 and 4, featuring articles on raising revenue to fund climate adaptation, litigating takings challenges to land use and environmental regulations, and other timely legal scholarship.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-06-24T04:00:00Z254
Laurie Beyranevand Quoted by Health Affairs Blog, in "The FDA’s Determination On Artificial Trans Fat: A Long Time Coming"​Laurie Beyranevand is quoted on the FDA's withdrawal of the designation of General Recognized As Safe (GRAS) on partially hydrogenated oils (PHOs).GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-06-23T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Echeverria Quoted by NPR, in "This California Raisin Grower Just Got His Day In The Sun"​John Echeverria comments on the Supreme Court ruling on Horne v. Department of Agriculture.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-06-22T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Undergraduate Students Enrolled in Pilot 'New Frontiers in Environmental Law and Policy' Summer Program at Vermont Law School​The nationally recognized Environmental Law Center (ELC) at Vermont Law School welcomed seven undergraduate students into its pilot "New Frontiers in Environmental Law and Policy" summer program, currently under way.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-06-09T04:00:00Z253<img alt="" height="960" src="" width="1600" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Scanlan Interviewed by The Toledo Blade, in "Proposed Trail Around Great Lakes Would Be World's Longest"​​Melissa Scanlan is interviewed on her plan to establish the Great Lakes Trail, circling the five Great Lakes and their shorelines.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-05-31T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Melissa Scanlan Interviewed by Detroit Free Press, in "World's Longest Marked Trail Proposed Around Great Lakes"​Melissa Scanlan is interviewed in depth on the idea of establishing a Great Lakes Trail around all the shores on all of the Great Lakes.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-05-23T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Parenteau Interviewed by Inside Climate News, in "With Huge Coal Ash Fines, Justice Dept. Puts Industry on Notice"​Patrick Parenteau was interviewed on the U.S. Justice Department's recent prosecution of three Duke Energy subsidiaries for improper handling of toxic coal ash​.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-05-21T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Renner Featured in The GastrognomesJamie Renner was featured on The Gastrognomes, a blog run by Good Food Jobs. The blog profiles the unique careers of food advocates working in the media, culinary, business, nonprofit, and agriculture education industries. Renner discussed his path to a career in food systems advocacy, his role as director of the Food and Agriculture Clinic and what he sees as the greatest opportunities for progress in our food system. GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-05-19T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Vermont Law School Offers Free ‘Hot Topics’ Lectures on Environmental IssuesThroughout the summer, Vermont Law School faculty, distinguished scholars, media fellows and others will deliver one-hour "Hot Topics" lectures on a wide range of current issues in environmental law and policy.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-05-12T04:00:00Z248
Ristino Quoted by Civil Eats, in "Vermont: America’s Food Relocalization Laboratory"The article notes that over the past decade, Vermont's policymakers, businesses and universities have been investing in the local food movement--and boosting the state's economy in the process. The article praised the Center for Agriculture and Food Systems's work, which Ristino said is "geared towards serving the needs of the food movement." GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-05-12T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
3 Environmental Journalists Named Vermont Law School Media Fellows​The Environmental Law Center at Vermont Law School has selected three journalists for its 2015 Summer Media Fellowship.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-29T04:00:00Z246
Vermont, ENRLC See GE Food Labeling Law Victory with Court’s Denial of Grocery Manufacturers Association’s Motion for Injunction ​Vermont and the Environmental and Natural Resources Law Clinic (ENRLC) at Vermont Law School this week saw victory for the state law requiring labeling of genetically engineered foods when a U.S. District Court judge denied the Grocery Manufacturers Association's motion for an injunction to block the law.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-28T04:00:00Z245
Michael Dworkin Interviewed by VT Digger, in "PBS Chair Opposes Freeze on Energy Efficiency Charge"​Michael Dworkin is interviewed about the energy efficiency charge on Vermont customers' bills and whether or not a "freeze" will be put on this charge.GP0|#c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028;L0|#0c3fc7c47-f4a2-418c-b690-5912d00ce028|VLS in the News;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-23T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />