Environmental Law Section

October 7, 2015
Land and Water Conservation Fund Set to Expire

On Thursday, October 8, the Land and Water Conservation Fund is set to expire. Read more here.

September 23, 2015
Green Legal Applications Due October 3

Applications for the 2015 Green Legal initiative are due on October 3. Click here for more information.

September 10, 2015
IDEM Seeks Public Comments on Draft Nonrule Policy Documents

IDEM has published three nonrule policy documents to its webpage. Environmental practitioners and their clients are encouraged to review the documents and provide any comments or questions to IDEM.

September 9, 2015
Go Green and Be Seen!

Applications for the Green Legal initiative are being accepted through October 3. Learn more here.

August 26, 2015
EPA Report: Action Now Avoids Climate Change Damages Later

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released a report this summer that details how action now can save lives and avoid significant climate change damages later. Learn more here.

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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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