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VLS Ranked #1 in Environmental Law   New window icon

March 11, 2014

U.S.News & World Report has released its rankings for the Best Law Schools for 2015, and has rated Vermont Law School as the No. 1 environmental law school in the nation for an unprecedented sixth consecutive year ...

USAID Awards $700k to Vermont Law for Environmental Projects in Southeast Asia   New window icon

March 7, 2014

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has awarded the U.S.-China Partnership for Environmental Law at Vermont Law School with a $700,000 grant extension, increasing the total grant award to $6.8 million and enabling the partnership to expand its programs in Southeast Asia through September 2015 ...

Online Farm and Food Legal Resources Launched at VLS   New window icon

March 3, 2014

The Center for Agriculture and Food Systems (CAFS) at Vermont Law has developed an online research site for use by anyone interested in sustainable food and agriculture, the most recent step in the center's mission to provide legal and policy support to citizens who care about how food is grown and distributed in the U.S. ...

Point-Counterpoint on Conservation Easements

February 23, 2014

Professors John Echeverria and Janet Milne, along with Professor Nancy McLaughlin of the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, provided the response commentary, "Straight Talk On Conservation Easements" ...

Nolon Interviewed On Eminent Domain Issues in Pipeline Project

February 20, 2014

Sean Nolon was interviewed on the program, "North Country News" on Northeast Public Radio ...

Ristino Featured on "Food for Thought" Live Webcam

February 17, 2014

Laurie Ristino was featured on Huffington Post's "Food for Thought" live webcam discussion, "How Your Food May Be Causing Climate Change" ... 

VLS to Train Myanmar Ministry in Environmental Assessments   New window icon

February 16, 2014

SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., Feb. 12, 2014--Vermont Law will facilitate an Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) training this month in Myanmar to improve that country's environmental resources ...

Professors' Commentary on Perpetual Conservation Easements

February 10, 2014

Professors John Echeverria and Janet Milne, along with Professor Nancy McLaughlin of the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, provided the commentary ...

Seven Days Highlights Food Issue of Loquitur

February 6, 2014

Seven Days features the latest edition of Vermont Law School's alumni magazine, Loquitur ...

Coverage of "Brown Slopes, Bare Trails" Panel

February 6, 2014

Several news outlets picked up coverage on the "Brown Slopes, Bare Trails" panel at Vermont Law School on February 6, 2014, when expert panelists convened ...

Ristino Provides Commentary on Business Responses to Climate Change

February 4, 2014

VTDigger.org published commentary by Laurie Ristino in her op-ed piece, "The Business of Climate Change" ...

Vermont Journal of Environmental Law Unveils New EcoPerspectives

February 3, 2014

In an effort to encourage collaborative discussion and energize powerful thought regarding environmental issues occurring in and impacting our everyday lives, the Vermont Journal of Environmental Law (VJEL) is adding to its scholarly repertoire ...

VLS Professor Doubts Pipeline Report

February 3, 2014

Both Patrick Parenteau and Melissa Scanlan are quoted extensively in The Valley News on the potential environmental effects of ...

Parenteau Quoted in Forbes on Keystone

February 2, 2014

Patrick Parenteau is quoted in Forbes regarding the proposed Keystone XL Pipeline decision ...

Vermont Journal of Environmental Law Vol. 15, Issue 2 Now Available Online

February 1, 2014

The Vermont Journal of Environmental Law is pleased to announce its second issue of Volume 15 is now online ...

Parenteau Quoted in Law360 on Keystone Report

January 31, 2014

Patrick Parenteau is quoted in Law360 on the keystone report and its implications ...

Laurie Ristino Discusses Farm Bill on Radio

January 22, 2014

Laurie Ristino, director of the Center for Agriculture and Food Systems (CAFS), discussed the farm bill on Allegheny Front Environmental Radio.

Parenteau on Chemical Leak from Tank Farm

January 25, 2014

Patrick Parenteau is quoted in the West Virginia Gazette-Mail on the chemical leak from Freedom Industries tank farm ...

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