Ecuador v. Colombia: Aerial Spraying, the US, and the Role of the International Court of Justice

11/21/2014 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Panelists will discuss Ecuador's challenge before the ICJ to Colombia's US State Department-funded aerial spraying program aimed at coca eradication....
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MassDEP Organics Regulations: What You Need to Know

11/24/2014 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
This presentation will be about regulating organic materials. MassDEP instituted a disposal ban starting October 1, 2014 for businesses and institutions generating more than 1 ton a week of organic materials....
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Un-Muddying the Clean Water Act: Clarifying the Scope of the Waters of the United States

11/25/2014 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
In response to confusion stemming from the Supreme Court’s narrow reading of Clean Water Act jurisdiction, EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers have proposed a rule defining the scope of the "waters of the United States." Margery Adams, Senior Enforcement Counsel for EPA, will help us understand what the proposed rule does and does not do....
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Competing Viewpoints on EPA's Proposed Clean Power Plan: Where Should the Rule Go from Here?

12/01/2014 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
EPA’s proposed Clean Power Plan places a more stringent emission rate to reduce GHG emissions on Massachusetts power plants and the power plants located in the other Northeast states. ...
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Environmental Law Section Holiday Party

12/04/2014 - 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
'Tis the season to share holiday cheer with friends in the Environmental Law Section. Catch up with familiar faces and introduce yourself to new ones while enjoying drinks and hors d'oeuvres!...
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What’s New With Wetlands, Waterways, and Water Quality Certification: Recent Revisions to MassDEP Regulations

12/08/2014 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Beth Card, MassDEP Assistant Commissioner for the Bureau of Resource Protection, and other DEP staff will discuss the recently promulgated revisions to MassDEP Wetlands (310 CMR 10.00), Waterways (310 CMR 9.00), and Water Quality Certification (314 CMR 9.00) Regulations....
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