Earth, Air, Water, Fire:
2023 Annual Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental Law Institute
Date: Friday, December 15, 2023
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Credits: 5.0 G, 1.0 EP
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Join the Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental Law Section for their annual institute. Stay informed and engaged with the latest updates on wildlife disaster relief, as well as the management of surface requirements concerning the Lesser Prairie Chicken and Sand Dune Lizard. Delve into the complex world of Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) with a comprehensive 101 overview and insights into PFAS litigation. Explore notable cases, including Atencio v State of New Mexico, in both a case overview and a panel discussion format. Additionally, gain valuable knowledge on New Mexico's evolving environmental justice landscape and the ethical considerations surrounding revolving door statutes and practicing before the State Ethics Commission. This course provides an essential platform to navigate contemporary environmental and ethical issues.
Topics to Include:
Wildfire Disaster Relief Update
Managing Surface Requirements Regarding the
Lesser Prairie Chicken and Sand Dune Lizard
Polyfluoroalkyl Substances 101 and PFAS Litigation
Case Overview: Atencio v State of New Mexico
Case Panel Discussion
New Mexico Environmental Justice Update
Ethics of Revolving Door Statutes and Practicing Before the State Ethics Commission
**Optional Session: NREEL Section Board Annual Membership Meeting (not for CLE credit)**
Important information & login instructions:
Registration closes the day before the program; registration and payment must be received prior to 10 a.m. MT the day before the event. After registering for the webcast, you will receive emails with instructions to join. The day prior to the program, you will receive emails with instructions to access materials. Credits for this program will be processed promptly, within 30 days of attendance.