Public Law



2015 Fall-1 DL

About This Class

This course introduces the fields of legal analysis, research, and writing through the study of environmental statutes and case law. It also explores research and investigatory techniques, citation form, legal reasoning, writing skills, and professionalism. The class begins with case briefing exercises that examine environmental law and its interaction with civil procedure, torts, criminal law, property, and constitutional law. The course then concludes with a legal memorandum, of the student’s choosing, on a complex environmental issue.
This course is approved for JD Credit.
This course is not available to LLM students.

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