UCLA School of Law faculty speak frequently about climate change in front of diverse audiences, including scholars, practicing lawyers, and the business community. Following is information about selected recent conference presentations and other speaking engagements.
Presenter, Adaptation to Specific Impacts (Heat Impacts). The 2007 Frankel Symposium: Coping With Global Warming, UCLA School of Law, Los Angeles, California (March 2, 2007).
Presenter, State Initiatives: California & Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative. Cap and Trade as a Tool for Climate Change Policy: Design and Implementation (sponsored by U.C. Berkeley School of Law), Berkeley, California (February 23, 2007).
Assessing Efforts to Regulate Greenhouse Gas Emissions in California. UCLA Lake Arrowhead Symposium on the Transportation-Land Use-Environment Connection (sponsored by UCLA Extension Public Policy Program), Lake Arrowhead, California (October 22-24, 2006).
Presenter, Legal Scholars' Perspectives on Environmental Law and Catastrophe. The 2006 Frankel Symposium: Preventing and Responding to Catastrophe: The Role of Environmental Law & Policy, UCLA School of Law, Los Angeles, California (April 7, 2006).
Presenter, Local, State and Regional Initiatives.
New Prospects for Climate Change Regulation (sponsored by Harvard Law School), Cambridge, Massachussets (March 10, 2006).
Presenter, Federalism Issues. California and the Future of Environmental Policy (sponsored by U.C. Berkeley School of Law), Berkeley, California (February 16, 2006).
Panelist and Panel Chair, Insurance and Climate Change. The Business of Green: What's the Payoff (UCLA Extension), Los Angeles, California (May 23, 2008).
Closing Speaker. Designing Climate Change Policy: Implementing California AB 32 (University of Southern California Energy Institute), Los Angeles, California (May 21, 2008).
Presenter, Climate Change and Insurance. Living with Climate Change: Legal Challenges in a Warmer World (Widener Law Review Symposium), Wilmington, Delaware (April 18, 2008).
Invited Lecturer, Climate Change Law and Policy. UCLA Institute of the Environment Colloquium, Los Angeles, California (January 28, 2008).
Presenter, Climate Change and the Insurance Sector. Changing Climates: Adapting Law and Policy to a Transforming World (UCLA Law Review Symposium), Los Angeles, California (January 25, 2008).
Presenter, How Global Warming Affects Environmental Analysis Under CEQA. Los Angeles County Bar Association Real Property Section, Los Angeles, California (November 14, 2007).
Keynote speaker, Environmental Law and Climate Change. Osher Institute conference, UCLA Extension, Los Angeles, California (September 9, 2007).
Presenter, Climate Change Litigation Breakfast Panel. ABA Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California (August 10, 2007).
Keynote lunch speaker, California's Latest Hot Topic: How Global Warming Regulations and Litigation May Impact Your Business. Twenty-Third Annual Seminar on Hazardous Waste Management and the Law, Los Angeles, California (May 24, 2007).
Presenter, Climate Change and Energy: A Weather Report for Urban Planning. Renaissance of Urban Development: Redefining Community (sponsored by UCLA Extension Public Policy Program), Los Angeles, California (May 11, 2007).
Featured dinner speaker, Developments in Climate Change Law. Annual meeting, Southern California Association of Law Libraries, Los Angeles, California (April 30, 2007).
Presenter, Symposium on California and Climate Change: The Next Ten Years. UCLA School of Public Affairs, Los Angeles, California (April 19, 2007).
Presenter, Climate Change, Risk Reduction, and the Insurance Sector. Faculty Workshop in Energy-Related Research (UCLA Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research), Los Angeles, California (April 12, 2007).
Featured lunch speaker, Coping With the "Inconvenient Truth": California's Attempts to Address Global Climate Change Through Regulation and Litigation (hosted by Impact Roundtable). Los Angeles, California (November 10, 2006).