Earn 6 Hours MCLE Credit.
Monday, August 20, 2018
Milton Marks Auditorium
Hiram Johnson State Office Building
455 Golden Gate Ave
San Francisco, CA 94102
Schedule | Essential Info | Brochure | Reg Form
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
9 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
Introduction to the enormous challenges faced by California as a result of sea-level rise, and the potential legal and practical responses.
9:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
9:45 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Discussion of different legal approaches for addressing sea level rise, in light of different physical and legal landscapes.
10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Overview of the State of California’s legal and policy response to sea-level rise.
12 noon - 1:30 p.m.
Discussion of slow-moving catastrophes that may result from sea-level rise: inundation of toxic waste facilities, destruction of environmentally sensitive areas, collapse of infrastructure; and potential legal and practical solutions.
1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.
3 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Discussion of recent litigation targeting fossil fuel companies for the impacts of sea-level rise on local communities
3:15 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
4:45 p.m. - 5 p.m.
For your convenience, we've posted a printable program brochure.
FOUR ways to register!
California Lawyers Association
180 Howard Street, Suite 410
San Francisco, CA 94105
In order to pre-register, your form and check, payable to the California Lawyers Association or credit card information must be received by Monday, August 13, 2018.
Current Environmental Law Section Members
Non-Section Members (includes enrollment in the Environmental Law Section for 2019)
Cancellations and requests for refunds must be received in writing no later than Monday, August 13, 2018 and are subject to a $50 service charge. Refunds will not be available after August 13, 2018.
For registration information please call (415) 795-7025. For information regarding the program please call (415)795-7105.
For special assistance, please call 415-795-7105.
Chair: Jon Welner
The California Lawyers Association and the Environmental Law Section are approved State Bar of California MCLE providers.