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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-04T04:00:00Z283
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, nationalgleaningproject.org, 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
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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-03T04:00:00Zhttp://www.newsweek.com/international-race-arctic-try-slow-science-driven-crawl-368557281
Vermont Groups Help Defend GE Food Labeling LawGP0|#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
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="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/news/Patrick_Parenteau.jpg" 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
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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-07-23T04:00:00Zhttp://www.motherjones.com/environment/2015/07/jeb-bush-wants-elimate-all-energy-subsidies262<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Dworkin_Michael.jpg" 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-07-23T04:00:00Zhttp://vtdigger.org/2015/07/23/kevin-jones-beware-fine-print-in-solar-contracts/263<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Jones_Kevin.jpg" 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-07-22T04:00:00Zhttp://www.eenews.net/stories/1060022190261<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/beyranevan_laurie.jpg" 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
Center for Agriculture and Food Systems Launches Food Labeling Website, LabelsUnwrapped.org The Center for Agriculture and Food Systems (CAFS) at Vermont Law School today launched a new food labeling website, LabelsUnwrapped.org, 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-06-29T04:00:00Zhttp://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/30/us/supreme-court-blocks-obamas-limits-on-power-plants.html?_r=1264<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Parenteau_Patrick.jpg" 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-06-29T04:00:00Zhttp://www.burlingtonfreepress.com/story/news/local/2015/06/29/professor-epa-mercury-limits-secure-despite-ruling/29472115/265<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Parenteau_Patrick.jpg" 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-06-27T04:00:00Zhttp://www.bloomberg.com/podcasts/law/?c=hpHeadlineNews_Bloomberg-Law--Meghan-Ryan-discusses-Supreme-Court267<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Echeverria_John.jpg" 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
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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-06-22T04:00:00Zhttp://www.npr.org/sections/itsallpolitics/2015/06/22/416538131/california-raisin-growers-get-their-day-in-the-sun266<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Echeverria_John.jpg" 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="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/news/0605151430b.jpg" 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-05-31T04:00:00Zhttp://m.toledoblade.com/MattMarkey/2015/05/31/header-here-11(copy)(copy).html269<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Scanlan_Melissa.jpg" 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-05-23T04:00:00Zhttp://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/2015/05/23/great-lakes-trail-michigan-coastline-hikers/27848439/250<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Scanlan_Melissa.jpg" 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-05-21T04:00:00Zhttp://insideclimatenews.org/news/21052015/huge-coal-ash-fines-justice-dept-puts-industry-notice268<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Parenteau_Patrick.jpg" 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-05-19T04:00:00Zhttp://www.goodfoodjobs.com/blog/jamie-renner-supervisor-vermont-law-school-food-agriculture-clinic/?utm_source=Copy+of+CAFS+May+Newsletter&utm_campaign=CAFS+Newsletter&utm_medium=email271<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Renner_Jamie.jpg" 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-05-12T04:00:00Zhttp://civileats.com/2015/05/12/vermont-americas-food-relocalization-laboratory/?utm_source=Copy+of+CAFS+May+Newsletter&utm_campaign=CAFS+Newsletter&utm_medium=email270<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Ristino_Laurie.jpg" 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-23T04:00:00Zhttp://vtdigger.org/2015/04/23/psb-chair-opposes-freeze-on-energy-efficiency-charge/247<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Dworkin_Michael.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Elon Law and Vermont Law School Announce JD/Master of Environmental Law and Policy Dual-Degree ProgramElon University School of Law and Vermont Law School will offer a dual-degree program that enables students to earn two graduate degrees in two-and-a-half years, beginning in the fall of 2015. Students in the program will earn the Juris Doctor degree from Elon Law and the Master of Environmental Law and Policy (MELP) from 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-22T04:00:00Z244<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/news/Elon_Vermont_Law_Dual_Degree_Anne_Linehan.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Melissa Scanlan interviewed by Bridge, in "Quality of life Dreaming big: A walking trail spanning Michigan’s vast coastline."Melissa Scanlan is interviewed about her paper "Blueprint for a Great Lakes Trail," along with Author Loreen Niewenhuis of Battle Creek, who trekked 3,000 miles along the Great Lakes and their islands. She says a public walking trail along the Great Lakes shoreline is a big idea that could help protect the environment. ​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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-21T04:00:00Zhttp://bridgemi.com/2015/04/dreaming-big-a-walking-trail-spanning-michigans-vast-coastline/242
Patrick Parenteau Interviewed by Greenwire, in "Rothschild Heir on Quixotic Quest to Import Whalebone Statue"​Patrick Parenteau is interviewd by Greenwire on the request to import an Inuit sculpture into the U.S. from Canada​, which has thus far been denied due to the Endangered Species Act 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-20T04:00:00Zhttp://www.eenews.net/greenwire/2015/04/20/stories/1060017067241<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Parenteau_Patrick.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Patrick Parenteau Quoted by National Journal, in "BP Really Wants You to Think the Gulf is OK"​Patrick Parenteau is quoted by National Journal on determining ecosystem damage in the Gulf given its unique ecosystem and lack of knowledge about the spill in general.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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-19T04:00:00Zhttp://www.nationaljournal.com/energy/bp-really-wants-you-to-think-the-gulf-is-ok-20150419240<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Parenteau_Patrick.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
American Rivers President Discusses River Restoration April 23 at Vermont Law SchoolBob Irvin, president and CEO of American Rivers, the nation’s leading river conservation group, will discuss a new era of river restoration during a free lecture at Vermont Law School from 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday, April 23, in the Map Room of Debevoise Hall. The event is open to the public and press.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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-15T04:00:00Z238<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/community/_V5A4443_720x480_72_RGB.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Hillary Hoffmann Quoted by High Country News, in "EPA Loophole Allows Streams of Wastewater in Wyoming"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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-14T04:00:00Zhttps://www.hcn.org/articles/epa-loophole-oks-streams-of-wastewater-on-wyoming-reservation239<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Hoffmann_Hillary.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Melissa Scanlan interviewed by Michigan Distilled in "Legal scholar proposes world’s longest walking trail around Great Lakes"Melissa Scanlan answers a Q&A session on her paper "Blueprint for the Great Lakes Trail" in this Michigan Distilled Blog post.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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-13T04:00:00Zhttp://michigandistilled.org/2015/04/13/1809/243
Vermont Law School’s Parenteau Discusses EPA Clean Power Plan April 14 at National Association of Environmental Professionals ConferenceVermont Law School Professor Patrick Parenteau, nationally recognized for his expertise in climate change and natural resources law, will discuss the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan during a panel discussion on climate change, Tuesday, April 14, at the 40th annual conference of the National Association of Environmental Professionals. 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-10T04:00:00Z237<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/news/Patrick_Parenteau.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Vermont Law School Presents ‘Climate Change and Land Use Law, a Strategy to Avoid the Worst Impacts’Columbia Law School Professor Michael Gerrard will discuss potential changes to land use and environmental laws to prevent the most dire climate change outcomes during a free lecture at 5:45 p.m. Thursday, April 9, 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-03T04:00:00Z233<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/news/Gerrard_Mike.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Patrick Parenteau Interviewd by High Country News, in "Supreme Court Wrestles With Air-Pollution Rule"​Patrick Parenteau is interviewed on a Supreme Court case deciding whether or not the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) must consider costs to industries, namely coal and oil fired power plants, when regulating under the Clean Air Act.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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-03-26T04:00:00Zhttp://www.hcn.org/articles/supreme-court-wrestles-with-epa-rule-to-slash-air-pollution-from-power-plants-1236<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Parenteau_Patrick.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Vermont Law School Students Take 1st Place in National Animal Law Moot Court CompetitionTwo students from Vermont Law School took first place in the Appellate Moot Court Competition during the 12th annual National Animal Law Competitions (NALC), held Feb. 27-March 1 at Harvard 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-03-18T04:00:00Z214<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/news/NALS_Winners_VLS_Animal_Law.jpeg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
‘Global Food, Local Solutions’ Focus of March 27 Conference at Vermont Law SchoolPanelists look at inadequate access to healthy, safe foodsGP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-03-16T04:00:00Z212<img alt="" height="1296" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/news/carrots.jpg" width="1936" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Laurie Ristino Interviewed on HuffPoLive, in "Do We Need More Food Transparency?"​Laurie Ristino was interviewed on Huffington Post Live in a discussion about whether smartphone apps can provide transparency in the food industry.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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-03-16T04:00:00Zhttp://live.huffingtonpost.com/r/segment/big-data-food-transparency-in-the-us/54f49992fe3444964f0011d3213<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Ristino_Laurie.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Vermont Law School Leads the Field of Environmental Law for 25 YearsU.S. News & World Report today released its rankings for the Best Law Schools for 2016, placing Vermont Law School in the Top 2 for environmental law for 2016. This marks the 25th year that VLS ranks in the Top 2.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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-03-10T04:00:00Z211
Patrick Parenteau's Blog Post Appears in Environmental Law Prof Blog, "Patrick PaSettlement in Vermont Clean Water Case May Serve as Model for Managing New Discharges to Impaired Waters"Patrick Parenteau's article (co-authored with Rachel Stevens, JD '13, LLM '15), "Settlement in Vermont Clean Water Case May Serve as Model for Managing New Discharges to Impaired Waters​," appears in the Environmental Law Prof Blog​ on March 8, 2015.​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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-03-08T05:00:00Zhttp://lawprofessors.typepad.com/environmental_law/2015/03/settlement-in-vermont-clean-water-case-may-serve-as-model-for-managing-new-discharges-to-impaired-wa.html209<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Parenteau_Patrick.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
ENRLC Reaches Favorable Settlement, Reported by VT Digger in "Settlemen Reached in Decade-Long Jay Peak Pollution Claims"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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-03-06T05:00:00Zhttp://vtdigger.org/2015/03/05/settlement-reached-decade-long-jay-peak-pollution-claims/?utm_source=VTDigger+Subscribers+and+Donors&utm_campaign=7ff98fde1e-Weekly+Update&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_dc3c5486db-7ff98fde1e-25679885208
Twenty-Two States Pass Farm to School Legislation in 2014​National Farm to School Network Reports Growing Trend in State Policies that Connect Students to Healthy Food and Family Farmers to New Markets​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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-03-05T05:00:00Z207
Vermont Law School Team Makes Top 3 in National Environmental Law Moot Court CompetitionThree students from Vermont Law School advanced to the final round of the 2015 Jeffrey G. Miller Pace National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition (NELMCC), one of only three teams to do so of the 62 who participated in the competition Feb. 19-21 at Pace 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-02-25T05:00:00Z202
Laurie Ristino Interviewed by VT Digger in "Vermont Brand Adds Value, But Rules for Claiming Connection Complex"​Laurie Ristino discusses the Center for Agriculture and Food Systems at Vermont Law School as well as its new master's degree in food and agricultural law and policy, citing a growning need for legal leaders in the local 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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-02-22T05:00:00Zhttp://vtdigger.org/2015/02/22/vermont-brand-adds-value-rules-claiming-connection-complex/?utm_source=VTDigger+Subscribers+and+Donors&utm_campaign=e64009150e-Weekly+Update&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_dc3c5486db-e64009150e-25679885200<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Ristino_Laurie.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
The Japan Times: 'Inside the trenches of environmental rights' by VLS alum Stephen Hesse '89GP0|#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-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-02-21T05:00:00Zhttp://www.japantimes.co.jp/life/2015/02/21/environment/inside-trenches-environmental-rights/#.VO8z-nzF_A1203

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