Environmental Law Section

January 29, 2015
The Effects of Falling Oil Prices

Lower gas prices are a perk, but what are some of the other effects of falling oil prices? Check out this post for more.

December 16, 2014
Marijuana Legalization and the Environment

Check out this post for one attorney's take on the legalization of marijuana's effects on the environment.

December 11, 2014
U.S. EPA Tolls Cross-State Air Pollution Control Rule (CSAPR) Compliance Deadlines

On Dec. 3, the EPA published an interim final rule with a request for comment concerning the tolling of the Cross-State Air Pollution Control Rule compliance deadlines by three years. See this post for more.

November 20, 2014
Shell's Pre-Emptive Lawsuit Found Unconstitutional

In 2012, Shell filed a preemptive lawsuit that the 9th Circuit has called a "novel legal strategy" and recently found unconstitutional. Check out this post for more information.

November 19, 2014
Section Members Volunteer Time for Second Helpings Fundraiser Event

A group of Environmental Law Section members volunteered at Second Helpings on Friday, Nov. 14, to prepare for Tiny Tonic and Tonic Ball. Check out this post for a recap of the day.

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The purpose of the IndyBar Environmental Law section is to promote the objects of the Association within the field of environmental law and to promote and increase dialogue between legal practitioners in that field. The section studies and reports upon the proposed, necessary and desirable legislation; encourages members of the Association interested in the problems of environmental law to meet and confer upon their various problems through this section; promotes the legal education of members of the Bar and the public on the problems of environmental law through the sponsoring of meetings, and conferences in the field of environmental law.
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A Message from the Section Chair

Jefferey Stemerick

“Welcome to the online home of the Indianapolis Bar Association's Environmental Law section. As the 2015 chair of the section, I encourage you to get involved with the section, whether that means attending our educational programming, networking with colleagues at a social event or volunteering for service on the section's executive committee.”

Jeffrey Stemerick - 2015 Environmental Law Section Chair - Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP

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