Craig Presents in Washington, D.C.

The first week in November, Robin Craig, Professor at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, presented at the Seventh National Summit on Estuarine and Coastal Restoration in Washington, D.C. Her topic looked at recasting innovations for coastal climate change adaptation as public health measures to limit states’ and local governments’ vulnerability to […]

Craig Article on Climate Change, Oceans, Public Health, and the Law Published

Robin Craig’s article, “”Climate Change, Oceans, Public Health, and the Law,” was published in the international peer-reviewed journal Climate Law in the special issue on the State of Climate Law 2014.

George Washington University to Host Event Showcasing Craig Article

On Friday, September 19, the George Washington University School of Law (GWU) will host an all-day event to showcase an article co-authored by Professor Robin Craig and Professor J.B. Ruhl that was published in the Vanderbilt Law Review. The article, “Designing Administrative Law for Adaptive Management,” offers to the federal and state governments a Model […]

Craig Article, Presentation on Sustainability Draw Attention

An article co-written by Robin Craig, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, and Melinda Harm Benson, Associate Professor in the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies at the University of New Mexico, has drawn attention from the media, the blogosphere, and the public, and has been published in […]

Craig to Present at Environmental Law Conferences

Robin Craig, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will serve as a co-organizer and discussion leader at the Second Biannual Environmental Law Collaborative in Jackson, Wyoming, on July 10-12. On July 15, she will moderate an ABA CLE panel, ““Renewable Energy Development and Endangered Species: Friends or Foes?” […]

Craig Publishes Response to Supreme Court Decision on CERCLA, Statutes of Repose

Robin Craig, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, published an analysis of the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision in CTS Corp. v. Waldburger. In Waldburger, the Court decided, by a 7-2 margin, that CERCLA (the federal Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act) preempts state statutes of repose. […]

Craig Named UNC’s Center for Law, Environment, Adaptation, and Resources 2014 Scholar of the Month

Robin Craig, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, has been named the University of North Carolina’s Center for Law, Environment, Adaptation, and Resources (“Clear”) 2014 Scholar of the Month. In its announcement, the University of North Carolina wrote, “Professor Craig’s work lays out both the accomplishments and shortcomings […]

Craig Interviewed in Huffington Post Story about Upcoming Supreme Court Decision

Robin Craig, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was interviewed in an April 16 story on the Huffington Post. The story  is about the U.S. Supreme Court’s upcoming decision in CTS Corp. v. Waldburger, a case that the author points out may have significant implications for corporate America. […]

March 31 Leary Lecture to Focus on Intersection of Immigration Law, State Laws

For 150 years, states have fought Congress for the power to control authorized and unauthorized migration. The immigrant stream continues to change the demographics of the nation, and immigration’s economic effects are debated in the midst of a tough job market. On March 31, Professor Jack Chin will deliver the 48th Annual Leary Lecture, “The […]

Green Bag: Robin Craig – New Directions in State Public Trust Doctrines in a Climate Change Era

S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 106 This talk will look at the adaptability and flexibility of state public trust doctrines and their potential for aiding in climate change adaptation. It includes a brief overview and history of the public trust doctrine and the many state variations that have arisen. 1 hour CLE, email communications@law.utah.edu […]