Haub Environmental Law Program at Pace University

Haub Environmental Law Program at Pace University We are an internationally renowned, nationally ranked environmental law program nestled between New York City and the beautiful Hudson Valley.
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Founded in 1982, the Haub Environmental Law Program oversees all of Haub School's prestigious environmental academic programs and research centers, including the Environmental Litigation Clinic, the Energy and Climate Center, the Land Use Law Center, and the Global Center for Environmental Legal Studies. In 2016, we were renamed for the late Elisabeth Haub, a tireless environmental advocate. Environmental law students come from around the country and the world to participate in our centers' cutting-edge research projects, our award-winning clinic, and our unparalleled international environmental law programs with Brazil, China, and the United Nations, to name a few. Our environmental program is ranked in the top in the nation and is the only top environmental law school situated near major centers of power (and employment opportunities) in New York and Washington, DC. Visit us online or in person to find out more about our amazing environmental law program!

Mission: To educate highly-qualified environmental lawyers and aid in the progressive development of environmental law.

“Great conversation today with Melanie DuPuis about how the pandemic has affected our food system – lots of challenges, ...
06/24/2020

“Great conversation today with Melanie DuPuis about how the pandemic has affected our food system – lots of challenges, but some rays of light too!”- Professor Jonathan Brown from the Pace Food and Beverage Law Clinic reflects on "The Pandemic and Our Food System" #virtual meeting this afternoon. #pacelaw

Attention #haublaw students-the ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources Public Land and Resources writing comp...
05/28/2020
Law Student Resources

Attention #haublaw students-the ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources Public Land and Resources writing competition essay entries are due Sunday, May 31st. ABA for Law Students
#pacelaw #environmentallaw
https://www.americanbar.org/groups/environment_energy_resources/membership/law_student_resources/

Law student membership in SEER will allow you to broaden your knowledge in the areas of environment, energy, and resources law and give you valuable information in making career choices.

Don't miss the #virtual 2020 Congressional Candidate Forum on #climatechange tomorrow, May 28th! Elisabeth Haub School o...
05/27/2020

Don't miss the #virtual 2020 Congressional Candidate Forum on #climatechange tomorrow, May 28th! Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University is a co-sponsor of the event, with Pace Energy Senior Staff Attorney, Radina Valova as moderator. #pacelaw
*7:30 pm
*(advanced registration required)

Please see a collection of Pace Environmental Law  professor and student work featured on our website, relating to the c...
05/19/2020

Please see a collection of Pace Environmental Law professor and student work featured on our website, relating to the current #COVID19 pandemic. Our work includes articles/op-eds, blog posts, interviews, clinic work, and webinars.

#covid19 #environmentallaw #pacelaw
View Here: https://bit.ly/3bLHXGK

The Food and Beverage Law Clinic, in collaborating with the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and Shearman & Ster...
05/12/2020

The Food and Beverage Law Clinic, in collaborating with the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and Shearman & Sterling LLP, has offered pro bono legal services and resources to #farms and food businesses affected by the #COVID-19 crisis who cannot afford market-rate legal services, through their COVID-19 Legal Support Project.

‪Time in nature can support cognitive functioning, emotional well-being and other aspects of #mentalheath. This nature m...
05/08/2020

‪Time in nature can support cognitive functioning, emotional well-being and other aspects of #mentalheath. This nature moment brought to you by #haubenvirolaw at Storm King Mountain to recognize #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek #BreakTheStigma. ‬

Check out Prof. Jason Czarnezki's radio interview with Rob Snow, discussing the #COVIDー19 pandemic, #climatechange, and ...
05/05/2020
The Rob Snow Show Hour 1 - 1310 NEWS

Check out Prof. Jason Czarnezki's radio interview with Rob Snow, discussing the #COVIDー19 pandemic, #climatechange, and #sustainability on 1310 NEWS.
(21:40 mark, May 4th)

It’s Monday May 4. Are we making a huge mistake beginning to open Ontario’s economy? Rob speaks with: Sgt. Mark Gatien – Ottawa Police Traffic Unit – Operation Overwatch: OPS cracking down on speeders taking advantage of empty roads in Ottawa Jason J. Czarnezki – Olof Palme Visiting Profes...

The Pace Food and Beverage Law Clinic published an FAQ on funding programs available to small- and mid-size #farms in re...
05/05/2020

The Pace Food and Beverage Law Clinic published an FAQ on funding programs available to small- and mid-size #farms in response to #COVID19 funding relief programs. #pacelaw #foodinitiative
Read More: https://bit.ly/3b8n5Jr

Haub Law Professor, Margot Pollans recent Op-Ed published in the Los Angeles Times, "Everything wrong with our food syst...
05/04/2020
Op-Ed: Everything wrong with our food system has been made worse by the pandemic

Haub Law Professor, Margot Pollans recent Op-Ed published in the Los Angeles Times, "Everything wrong with our food system has been made worse by the pandemic".

#pacelaw #covid19 #meatindustry

Trump's executive order to keep meat processing plants open, despite coronavirus risks to workers, is utterly consistent with the federal law's long-standing disregard for food worker safety.

SJD Candidate and #environmental lawyer, Maria Antonia Tigre discusses Amazon monitoring and deforestation rates rising ...
05/01/2020
LatAm in Focus: How Is the Coronavirus Changing Brazil? | AS/COA

SJD Candidate and #environmental lawyer, Maria Antonia Tigre discusses Amazon monitoring and deforestation rates rising in Brazil via Americas Society/Council of the Americas in this week's #LatAmFocus episode, "How Is the #Coronavirus Changing Brazil?" #pacelaw

Listen to three past guests share how COVID-19 has redrawn the scenario for Brazil’s China ties, the battle against misinformation, and Amazon deforestation.

Friday, May 1, is the deadline for the 2020-21 Food and Agriculture Law Fellowship applications! Fellows will earn a LLM...
04/29/2020
LLM in Environmental Law | Pace Law School

Friday, May 1, is the deadline for the 2020-21 Food and Agriculture Law Fellowship applications! Fellows will earn a LLM in Environmental Law while working with The Pace-NRDC Food Law Initiative on clinic outreach, student supervision and client work.

#pacelaw #foodlaw #envirolaw

There is no fee to apply to the LLM program and generous scholarships and LLM Fellowships are available.  Fellows receive a full tuition waiver and a modest stipend to cover living expenses.  The deadline to apply for 2020-2021 Food and Agriculture Law LLM Graduate Fellowship has been extended t...

Check out News 12 Westchester's broadcast, "Earth Day Under Quarantine Leads to Positive Impact on the Environment" and ...
04/23/2020
Earth Day under quarantine leads to positive impact on the environment

Check out News 12 Westchester's broadcast, "Earth Day Under Quarantine Leads to Positive Impact on the Environment" and Professor Katy Kuh's thoughts about the statewide plastic bag ban.

#pacelaw #EarthDay50 #Westchester #quarantine #PlasticBagBan
http://westchester.news12.com/story/42037577/earth-day-under-quarantine-leads-to-positive-impact-on-the-environment

Research shows the Earth is getting cleaner the longer people mind COVID-19 social distancing restrictions.

Check out News 12 Westchester's broadcast, "Earth Day Under Quarantine Leads to Positive Impact on the Environment" and ...
04/23/2020
Earth Day under quarantine leads to positive impact on the environment

Check out News 12 Westchester's broadcast, "Earth Day Under Quarantine Leads to Positive Impact on the Environment" and Professor Katy Kuh's thoughts about the statewide plastic bag ban.

#pacelaw #EarthDay50 #Westchester #quarantine #PlasticBagBan
http://westchester.news12.com/story/42037577/earth-day-under-quarantine-leads-to-positive-impact-on-the-environment

Research shows the Earth is getting cleaner the longer people mind COVID-19 social distancing restrictions.

In honor of Earth Day, the Pace Environmental Community created an Earth Day Challenge: In three words or less, what is ...
04/22/2020

In honor of Earth Day, the Pace Environmental Community created an Earth Day Challenge: In three words or less, what is the key to, or promise of, a zero-carbon future? Respond to our challenge in the comments below! 🌍

We will premier our video challenge response at our Earth Week Conference on Friday, April 24, 2020.⠀

#earthday2020 #earthday #earthday50 #earthday50th #oneworld #planetearth #global #globalhealth #pacelaw #pacelawschool #haublaw #haublawatpace

The Haub environmental community would like to extend a warm welcome Alex Erwin as our new visiting assistant professor....
04/20/2020

The Haub environmental community would like to extend a warm welcome Alex Erwin as our new visiting assistant professor. Prof. Erwin's research focuses on wildlife conservation, genetics, and bridging the gaps among science, policy and law. #pacelaw #environmentallaw
Read More: https://bit.ly/2ym1X4Q

"Both the COVID-19 and climate crises create emotional trauma, death, cultural and social change, and can undermine demo...
04/09/2020
Lessons from the climate and COVID-19 crises

"Both the COVID-19 and climate crises create emotional trauma, death, cultural and social change, and can undermine democratic institutions, civil society and civil liberties." -Professor Jason Czarnezki

Professor Jason Czarnezki's op-ed, "Lessons from the climate and COVID-19 crises", featured in The Hill.
#pacelaw #pandemic2020 #climatecrisis

Society must recognize that climate change and COVID-19 are sustainability and security crises.

The American Bar Association section leadership has started blogging as a way to stay in touch with members. Our  #haube...
04/09/2020
SEER Blogposts

The American Bar Association section leadership has started blogging as a way to stay in touch with members. Our #haubenviro alumnus, Karen Mignone, Chair of ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources (SEER) discusses section programming and social distancing in her first blog post, "Mainely Isolated". #americanbarassociation #pacelaw #covid19 #pandemic2020

During this time of social isolation, Section Chair Karen Mignone believes it will benefit all of us to remain in touch with each other and look for ways to interact. This page shares musings from Section leaders and members.

04/06/2020
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"Fish are a vital food source for billions. Fish are sentient; they feel pain and suffer like mammals and birds. Unlike with mammals and birds, however, fish suffering has received almost no attention and is not a management consideration for the fishing industry." - David Cassuto

Professor David Cassuto's article, "You Don't Need Lungs to Suffer," was featured in the American Bar Association's Spring 2020 newsletter. #animalrights
To read more, see page 13.

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03/20/2020

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Applications now open for 2020-21 fellowship position! Fellows earn an LLM in Enviro. Law while working with the Land Us...
03/04/2020

Applications now open for 2020-21 fellowship position! Fellows earn an LLM in Enviro. Law while working with the Land Use Law Center on conferences, meetings, training programs, publications, and local government technical assistance projects.
Read More: http://bit.ly/36mJlNs

The 32nd Annual Jeffrey G. Miller National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition.
02/28/2020

The 32nd Annual Jeffrey G. Miller National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition.

The 32nd Annual Jeffrey G. Miller National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition.

The 32nd Annual Jeffrey G. Miller National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition.
02/25/2020

The 32nd Annual Jeffrey G. Miller National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition.

The 32nd Annual Jeffrey G. Miller National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition.

Be sure to catch up on our monthly newsletter from January! #pacelawRead More: http://bit.ly/2Uo9NUv
02/04/2020

Be sure to catch up on our monthly newsletter from January! #pacelaw

Read More: http://bit.ly/2Uo9NUv

Registration is still open! Please join us and the American Bar Association (Environment, Energy, and Resource Section) ...
02/03/2020

Registration is still open! Please join us and the American Bar Association (Environment, Energy, and Resource Section) in attending our one-day Climate Disruption and Decarbonization Conference. This CLE conference brings together experts to assess developments at some of the most important intersections of law and climate change.

To Register: http://bit.ly/37pcgBc

*ATTENTION ALUMNI: Please join us as we celebrate the kick-off of our National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition ...
01/28/2020
Environmental Law Alumni Reception

*ATTENTION ALUMNI: Please join us as we celebrate the kick-off of our National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition (NELMCC) for the Third Annual White Plains Reception next month!
-Feb. 20th, 5-7 PM

Model Rule 1.6(b) Meets Climate Change - Haub Visiting Scholar Prof. Victor Flatt sat down with Professor Leslie Garfiel...
01/14/2020
Model Rule 1.6(b) Meets Climate Change - Law To Fact

Model Rule 1.6(b) Meets Climate Change - Haub Visiting Scholar Prof. Victor Flatt sat down with Professor Leslie Garfield Tenzer discuss Professional Responsibility and Environmental Law. #pacelaw #lawtofact

In this episode...Professor Victor Flatt, The Dwight Olds Chair in Law at The University of Houston Law Center and the 2019 Haub School of Law at Pace University Visiting Scholar, explains the requirements of Model Rule of Professional Responsibil...

After a two-decade long fight to preserve a Native American historical site in Dobbs Ferry, the Pace Environmental Law C...
01/10/2020

After a two-decade long fight to preserve a Native American historical site in Dobbs Ferry, the Pace Environmental Law Clinic on behalf of The Friends of Wickers Creek Archaeological Site (FOWCAS), has successfully secured access to the land for all residents. Congratulations on your victory!

Prof. John Nolon's article on “Land Use Strategies that Mitigate Climate Change” appears this Jan. in Probate and Proper...
01/08/2020
Land Use Strategies that Mitigate Climate Change

Prof. John Nolon's article on “Land Use Strategies that Mitigate Climate Change” appears this Jan. in Probate and Property Magazine, a publication of the ABA's Section on Real Property, Trust, and Estate Law. The article details how local and state governments can mitigate climate change using land use strategies.

Land use techniques to prevent greenhouse gas emissions can be facilitated by lawyers who advise state and local agencies, land developers, and environmental advocates.

Be sure to catch up on our monthly newsletter from December!
01/06/2020
Pace Environmental Law January 2020 Newsletter

Be sure to catch up on our monthly newsletter from December!

News! On December 2, the Elisabeth Haub School of Law announced that the 2019 Elisabeth Haub Award for Environmental Law and Diplomacy will be awarded in memoriam to Environmental Defenders who have lost their lives defending their land and the environment from the destructive practices of mining, l...

The Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University is pleased to announce the award of Doctor of Juridical Science to T...
12/16/2019

The Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University is pleased to announce the award of Doctor of Juridical Science to Tarini Mehta for her thesis "Environmental Governance of the Himalayan Region: Regional Cooperation as the Way Forward."

Be sure to catch up on our monthly Newsletter from November! Read More: http://bit.ly/2r9YAus
12/05/2019
Pace Environmental Law December 2019 Newsletter

Be sure to catch up on our monthly Newsletter from November!

Read More: http://bit.ly/2r9YAus

News! On November 8, the Elisabeth Haub School of Law hosted a conference on Environmental Justice in Westchester Communities: Addressing the Deepening Challenges. Dean Horace Anderson kicked off the event with a reminder of the importance of addressing environmental issues at a local level and cent...

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Washington University in St. Louis is hiring a Director for its Interdisciplinary Environmental Clinic. The Clinic is modeled after Pace's and I interned there as a undergraduate student. Wonderful school, wonderful city, great place to raise a family. Good luck!