|Present||Commonwealth Professor of Environmental Law and Sustainability; Director, Environmental Law and Sustainability Center, Widener University Commonwealth Law School|
- Climate Change
- Environmental Law
- International Environmental Law
- International Law
- Sustainability and the Law
Court-Ordered Reductions of Greenhouse Gases? The Urgenda and Juliana Decisions
Westlaw Practitioner Insights Commentaries (2020)
Two major climate change cases were decided in the last month — StateoftheNetherlandsv.Urgenda (Dec. 20, 2019), and Julianav.UnitedStates, 947 F.3d ...
Applying the Pennsylvania Environmental Rights Amendment Meaningfully to Climate Disruption
Michigan Journal of Environmental & Administrative Law (2018)
The Pennsylvania Constitution contains a unique Environmental Rights Amendment (“ERA”) creating an individual right to “clean air, pure water, and ...
Contribution to Book
Legal Pathways to Deep Decarbonization in the United States: Introduction
Legal Pathways to Deep Decarbonization in the United States (2018)
This introduction is to a new book, Legal Pathways to Deep Decarbonization in the United States (Environmental Law Institute Press, ...