POSTPONED: A Conversation about Water Conservation

12/11/2017 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Join us to hear about the work being done by MassDEP on water conservation strategies in two pilot basins: the Ipswich and the Parker Watersheds....
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Real Estate and Environmental & Energy Law Winter Reception

12/11/2017 - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Join old friends and meet new ones at the Real Estate Law and Environmental Law Section's joint Holiday Reception....
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South China Sea Arbitration (Philippines v. China)

12/18/2017 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
China’s assertion of exclusive rights to nearly the entire South China Sea, and a massive program of artificial island-building that it instituted on rare coral reef ecosystems, prompted the Philippines to commence an arbitration under the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea. Join Andrew Loewenstein, who served as counsel to the Philippines, for an insider’s perspective on the recently decided case, which established landmark precedents for the Law of the Sea and international environmental law....
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MCP Basics for Lawyers

03/09/2018 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
The Massachusetts Contingency Plan (310 CMR 40.0000 et seq.) or “MCP” is the “cookbook” environmental engineers use to address releases of oil and hazardous materials. This program will introduce new lawyers to the MCP, review the fundamentals of remediating hazardous waste sites, and provide an overview of the legal issues they may face in their practice. ...
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