Monthly Archives: June 2012

Clinic Releases White Paper on Oversight of Offshore Drilling in the Arctic

The Clinic today released a white paper on offshore drilling, “Recommendations for Improved Oversight of Offshore Drilling Based on a Review of 40 Regulatory Regimes.”  This paper identifies general program elements from existing safety and environmental programs that would improve the regulation and oversight of offshore drilling, and is the first step in a multi-semester […]

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Clinic Student Presents Oral Argument in Solar Licensing Case

On June 5, 2012, Environmental Law & Policy Clinic student Christopher Rendall-Jackson presented oral argument on a motion for summary judgment in Suffolk Superior Court in Carroll v. Board of State Examiners of Electricians.  Chris is the fourth Clinic student to argue a motion in this litigation, following Thomas Brugato (JD ’11), Nicholas McDaniel (JD […]

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Goho Publishes Article on Local Regulation of Hydraulic Fracturing

The American Planning Association’s journal Planning and Environmental Law today published an article by Clinical Instructor Shaun Goho on the ability of local governments to regulate hydraulic fracturing.  Across the country, cities, towns, and other local governments are moving to ban, limit, or regulate oil and gas drilling within their borders.  These efforts have taken […]

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