The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 30 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 32/30, only registered: 0/30
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
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At the end of the course students should be able to:
1) Have a basic understanding of major U.S. natural resource and environmental laws;
2) Understand how natural resource and environmental law impacts business in the United States;
3) Understand the organization of the Legislatures, Executive and Courts in the United States and the division of authority between states and the federal govenment.
Lesson 1. U. S. Court System, government organization. Federal Lands
Lesson 2. Water Rights.
Lesson 3. NEPA.
Lesson 4. Endangered Species Act.
Lesson 5. Clean Air Act.
Lesson 6. Clean Water Act and Fracking.
See the Course Readings document and the actual readings (pdfs) in the course Study Materials for full details.
Lecture and Discussion. Students are expected to have read the assignment before class and be prepared to discuss the topics.