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2011 Symposium: The Aftermath of the BP Oil Spill

Friday, April 1, 2011 - King Hall, UC Davis School of Law

The 2011 UC Davis Environmental Law Society Symposium will take a closer look at the political and legal implications of the 2010 BP Oil Spill, the largest oil spill in the United States' history.  Morning panels will cover the litigation following the BP Oil Spill and the statutory and regulatory adjustments catalyzed by the spill.  Afternoon panels will discuss federal and state preparations for prospective oil spills and California’s shifting energy landscape.  The 2011 Symposium will feature a keynote from Professor Richard Lazarus, Executive Director of the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling.


Here, Board Members Drew Saruwatari, Parissa Ebrahimzadeh, and Jordan Browning enjoy some time outside the Symposium