Environmental Enforcement

Professor: 
Lisa
School: 
SAS
Department: 
ENVS
Course Code: 
622
Topic: 
Policy

This course is an introduction to the role of enforcement in federal, state and local environmental regulatory programs with emphasis on federal enforcement actions. The course will provide students with an introduction to the American Legal System and legal concepts, like standing, jurisdiction, and burden of proof. A major recurring theme will be of the role of the environmental professional in the enforcement context.