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  • Upcoming Events | Pace Law School
    Center Sustainable Development in Legal Practice Daniel A Spitzer Partner Hodgson Russ LLP Buffalo NY How Citizens Help Creating the Human Infrastructure for Collaborative Decision Making at the Local Level Jessica A Bacher Pace Law School Adjunct Professor of Law and Managing Director Land Use Law Center and Tiffany B Zezula Pace Law School Managing Director Land Use Law Center and Theodore W Kheel Center on the Resolution of Environmental Interest Disputes Kheel Center Lunch Address Avoiding Blah Blah Blah Bang Andrew C Revkin Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies Senior Fellow of Environmental Understanding and New York Times Dot Earth Blogger Click here for event registration form Event Sponsored by Center for Environmental Legal Studies Pace Energy and Climate Center Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies Pace Environmental Law Society Corporation Counsel s Roundtable VIII The Corporation Counsel s Roundtable meetings are open to the corporation counsels and other legal staff from the nine cities in the Mayors Redevelopment Roundtable program As part of this program the Kheel Center and Land Use Law Center are hosting the eighth installment of Roundtable meetings This event will built upon the last Roundtable topic of green industry and zoning by introducing how municipal attorneys could use a Workforce Investment Board to offer training for green jobs related to such zoning The meeting will also provide time for participants to collaborate in the creation of a list of legal initiatives needed at the state level ranging from new legislation and funding to needed amendments to existing law The Corporation Counsel s Roundtable was started as a way to address the many shared legal issues faced by its nine cities As part of the program the attorneys are given a forum to discuss their common issues and possible solutions When Thursday September 16 2010 8 30 a m 10 30 a m Where Room 305 New York State Judicial Institute on the Pace Law School campus in White Plains NY Corporation Counsel s Roundtable VII The Corporation Counsel s Roundtable meetings are open to the corporation counsels and other legal staff from the nine cities in the Mayors Redevelopment Roundtable program As part of this program the Kheel Center and Land Use Law Center are hosting the seventh installment of Roundtable meetings The main land use topic for this meeting will be green jobs and green industrial zoning as well as some coverage of policy statements for vacant and distressed property initiatives The meeting s practice issue will be the use of the municipal home rule law The Corporation Counsel s Roundtable was started as a way to address the many shared legal issues faced by its nine cities As part of the program the attorneys are given a forum to discuss their common issues and possible solutions When Thursday July 15 2010 8 30 a m 10 30 a m Where Room 305 New York State Judicial Institute on the Pace Law School campus in White Plains NY Changing Times Changing Times Changing Practice Effective Legal Strategies to Resolve New Environmental Disputes The practice of law is expanding as environmental problems worsen raising unique conflict resolution challenges conflicts that involve new issues multiple stakeholders and often several jurisdictions There is a need for new forums to supplement and substitute for adjudicatory tribunals Lawyers must learn new strategies to convene those affected and represent them successfully in these forums This conference examines several contexts where new approaches to lawyering are required and being used with success These include President Obama s memorandum on collaborative governmental decision making the adjustment of property rights in communities threatened by sea level rise the siting of energy generation and high technology energy facilities and new regulatory approaches to mitigate climate change involving energy consumption and CO2 emissions Experienced attorneys who successfully use new conflict resolution strategies and forums for conflict management will discuss the role of lawyers in representing clients as this area of practice evolves particularly in marshalling facts to define and resolve interests involved Panelists will discuss real cases practical tools and techniques and successful forums and strategies When November 17 2009 8 30 a m 4 30 p m Where The University Club One West 54th Street New York NY click here for directions Click here for program brochure including further details on panels session topics and more Speakers Jessica Bacher Senior Managing Attorney Land Use Law Center David Batson Acting EPA Dispute Resolution Specialist U S Environmental Protection Agency Michael Bogert Senior Counsel Crowell Moring LLP John Cappello Esq Partner Jacobowitz Gubits LLP Rachel E Deming Partner and Environmental Mediator Scarola Ellis LLP Pamela Esterman Esq Sive Paget Riesel P C Curtis Fisher Regional Executive Director National Wildlife Federation s Northeast Regional Center al Peter V K Funk Jr Partner Duane Morris LLP Lisa F Garcia Chief Advocate for Environmental Justice and Equity NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Ridgway M Hall Jr Crowell Moring LLP Caroline G Harris Esq GoldmanHarris LLC William H Hyatt Jr Partner K L Gates LLP Howard Kaufman Esq Executive Vice President and General Counsel Leyland Alliance LLC Robert M Loughney Esq Couch White LLP Sarah G Newkirk Coastal Program Director The Nature Conservancy John R Nolon Esq Director The Kheel Center on the Resolution of Environmental Interest Disputes Michael L Rodburg Esq Firm Chairman Lowenstein Sandler PC Cherie Shanteau Wheeler Senior Mediator Senior Program Manager U S Institute for Environmental Conflict Resolution George Stafford Deputy Secretary of State State of New York Department of State Eleanor Stein Esq Administrative Law Judge New York State Public Service Commission affiliation for identification purposes only Edna R Sussman Arbitrator and Mediator SussmanADR LLC Usha Wright Esq Executive Vice President O Brien Gere Co Sponsors Lowenstein Sandler PC Leyland Alliance Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman Dicker LLP Participating Sponsors American Bar Association Section of Environment Energy and Resources Environmental Law Institute Federal Bar Association Environment Energy and Natural Resources Section Federal Bar Association Alternative Dispute Resolution Section New York City Bar Environmental Law Committee

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