Faculty

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0FacultyWildermuth, AmyProfessorAdministrative Law, Civil Procedure, Environmental Law, Natural Resources, Property
0FacultyReitze, ArnoldProfessor (Lecturer)Climate Change, Environmental Law, Natural Resources
2FellowsRuple, JohnResearch Fellow, Wallace Stegner Center for Land, Resources and the EnvironmentEnergy Law, Environmental Law, Natural Resources, Public Lands, Water Law
0FacultyDavies, LincolnAssociate Dean for Academic Affairs, ProfessorCivil Procedure, Climate Change, Energy Law, Environmental Law, Litigation, Natural Resources, Religion
0FacultyAdler, RobertDean College of Law, ProfessorAdministrative Law, Environmental Law, Natural Resources, Water Law
0FacultyKeiter, RobertDistinguished ProfessorAdministrative Law, Climate Change, Constitutional Law, Energy Law, Environmental Law, Natural Resources, Public Lands

News and Events

Finally Sitting at the Grownups’ Table

By Jim Holtkamp for EDRblog.org. Last March I had the once-in-a-career experience of meeting with senior officials of the China National Peoples’ Congress (NCP) and the Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) to discuss strengthening laws to enforce environmental standards. On March 5, Premier Li Keiqang “declared war on pollution” at the opening of the annual […]

The Future of Federal-State Land Exchanges

John Ruple University of Utah, SJ Quinney College of Law       Robert B. Keiter University of Utah – S.J. Quinney College of Law       June 24, 2014 University of Utah College of Law Research Paper No. 84 Today, the land ownership map of the West in many places resembles a crazy […]

German Energy Blog cites Davies’ paper

Lincoln Davies and Kirst Allen have just published an excellent article “Feed-in Tariffs in Turmoil” in the West Virginia Law Review. Anyone interested in better understanding feed-in tariff schemes should read it. The comprehensive (38 page) article contains case studies of three countries that have used feed-in tariffs: Germany, Spain and South Korea. For each […]

19th Annual Symposium – National Parks: Past, Present and Future

Stegner Center Nineteenth Annual Symposium National Parks: Past, Present, and Future Thursday and Friday, March 27 to 28, 2014 The City Library, Salt Lake City, Utah The national park idea, the best idea we ever had, was inevitable as soon as Americans learned to confront the wild continent not with fear and cupidity but with […]

March 20 Event Update

Interdisciplinary Communication and the Role of the Environmental Lawyer 8:15 AM – 12:45 PMThursday, March 20, 2014Okazaki Community Meeting RoomCollege of Social Work (see map below)   Hosted in conjunction with the ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources 43rd Spring Conference: http://www.americanbar.org/calendar/2014/03/43rd-spring-conference.html Please register for free light breakfast and a boxed lunch at: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07e8zhsp3h6cc0d042&oseq=&c=&ch=  Agenda 8:15 a.m. – 8:30 […]

March 20th Interdisciplinary Communication Event

Interdisciplinary Communication and the Role of the Environmental Lawyer 8:15 AM – 12:45 PMThursday, March 20, 2014Okazaki Community Meeting RoomCollege of Social Work (see map below)   Hosted in conjunction with the ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources 43rd Spring Conference: http://www.americanbar.org/calendar/2014/03/43rd-spring-conference.html Please register for free light breakfast and a boxed lunch at: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07e8zhsp3h6cc0d042&oseq=&c=&ch=  Agenda 8:15 a.m. – 8:30 […]

NRLF Board Elections

NRLF March Coffee Break

RSVP Today to join NRLF for the final NRLF Coffee Break for the school year!   You need to be an NRLF member – Contact NRLF to join today! nrlf@law.utah.edu  Professor Robin Craig has generously offered her time at 3:10 pm on March 25.  Take a break, enjoy a drink from Brio, and gain invaluable […]

Green Bag: Peter Geddes – American Prairie Reserve: Building America’s First 21st Century Park in an Era of Government Retrenchment

S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 106 Historically American has relied on the federal government for large landscape protection. Montana’s Bob Marshall Wilderness, Yellowstone, and the breathtaking national parks of Utah are examples of this incredible legacy. But this era of iconic conservation was largely over by the middle of the last century. With federal […]

Stegner Lecture with Cynthia Barnett – Blue Revolution: Unmaking America’s Water Crisis

A Wallace Stegner Center Lecture with Cynthia Barnett, Journalist and Author S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 106 Americans see water as abundant and cheap: We turn on the faucet and out it gushes, for less than a penny a gallon. We use more water than any other culture in the world, much to quench […]