American Bar Association
 
Environmental Committee

ABA Section of Business Law


Environmental Committee


Mission Statement

The mission of the Environmental Committee is to assist business lawyers to better understand the complexities of environmental law and to work with them to develop practical, effective, and innovative solutions to environmental issues.

Committee Facts

  • 269 Members
  • The Committee meets annually at the Fall Section Meeting
  • Newsletter: Environmental and Energy Business Law Reporter
  • The Committee recently published "Environmental Issues in Business Transactions"
  • In 2012, begins a new Environmental Forms Project
  • In 2010, commenced a series of brown bag webinars designed for young lawyers

Areas of Expertise

  • Environmental Due Diligence
  • Negotiating Environmental Agreements
  • Contractual Allocation of Environmental Risk
  • Strategic Business Solutions to Environmental Issues
  • Financial Treatment and Reporting of Environmental Liabilities
  • Valuation of Environmental Permits and Licenses

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Content and Resources


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Leadership

Chair:

Hawkins, Bernard

Vice-Chairs:

Bharmal, Mansoor
Schnapf, Lawrence
Schuster, Jeanette
Stroman, Cynthia
Ternes, Mary

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Programs, Meetings & Events

Section Events

    Intrafirm Lawyer-Client Privilege

    09/09/2015-09/09/2015

    Intrafirm Lawyer-Client Privilege

    Legal Ethics for Business Lawyers

    09/16/2015-09/16/2015

    Many good business lawyers assume that the ethics codes were designed for the litigation practice and creatures of litigators. In this 90-minute session, two ethics experts will dispel that notion. They will discuss with, and seek feedback from, the audience on such areas as the confidentiality pitfalls ...

    LDOC Meet and Greet

    09/16/2015-09/16/2015
    Pinstripes
    Chicago

    The event will be held on 09/16/2015. The format is In-Person. The event sponsor(s) are Business Law Section. The event has 0.00 CLE Credits .


Previous Program Materials


Environmental and Energy Business Law Reporter


New Significant Cases


2010 Spring Meeting Materials


Listserve

In order to send a message to the listserve, send a message to the email address below. You must be a member of the Committee to successfully send a message to the listserve.

BUSENVIRON@mail.americanbar.org

In order to access the listserve archive, please click here.


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Modified by Graham Hunt on April 15, 2015

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