The competition is sponsored by the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) North American Branch and offers a $300 prize to the competition winner. The winner may also have his or her winning submission published in the Journal of Dispute Resolution along with other symposium papers.
Please visit the Border Skirmishes web site for additional information about the competition.
We welcome returning law students and the class of 2014!
Welcome to the Louis D. Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville! We are glad you chose our school to prepare you for your new profession. Although this is a very exciting time in your life, please be advised that entering law school is a major life transition. You will encounter many changes during your first year...
Read more in Welcome to Law School, Welcome to Change, a message from Kimberly Ballard, Assistant Dean for Academic and Student Services.
October 20-23, 2011
Registration is now open for the 2nd annual Appalachian Public Interest Environmental Law (APIEL) conference at the University of Tennessee College of Law. APIEL welcomes law and policy students, attorneys, community activists, scientists, and policy experts for a weekend of workshops and panels focused on exchanging information and fostering collaboration on the most critical environmental law issues of our time. The APIEL conference hopes to create a common ground for community organizers, lawyers and researchers to communicate, educate each other and have fun. For students, APIEL is a chance to network with leading lawyers, professionals, and community activists who are fighting for environmental justice and economic transition in central Appalachia.
● Mountaintop removal and strip mining
● Citizen enforcement of Tennessee water law
● National Pollutants Discharge Elimination System Permits
● “Lands Unsuitable for Mining”: citizen victories
● Endangered Species Act
● Creating mineral tax trust funds for economic diversification
● Activist-attorney relations
● “Know your rights” as activists and as the attorneys who represent them
A complete list of workshops and panels will soon be available at www.apiel.org.
Attendance fee: $65 (includes pizza on Thursday night).
All other meals, transportation and lodging are the responsibility of the participant. Participants who are only attending part of the conference may pay by the day.
For More Information and to Register for APIEL
Visit the APIEL website at www.apiel.org.
Email us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Call: (865) 257-4029 Fax: (888) 201-1104
APIEL CONFERENCE POB 20363 Knoxville, Tennessee 37920
We look forward to meeting you there!
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