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Global climate change and U.S. law

Author: Michael Gerrard; American Bar Association. Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources.
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Global Climate Change and U.S. Law provides comprehensive coverage of the country's law as it relates to global climate change. After a summary of the factual and scientific background, Part I outlines the international and national legal framework of climate change regulation and associated litigation. Part II describes emerging regional, state and local actions, and includes a 50-state survey. Part III covers  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Ressource internet
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Gerrard; American Bar Association. Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources.
ISBN: 9781590318164 1590318161
OCLC Number: 93959008
Description: xxxvii, 754 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction and overview / Michael B. Gerrard --
The international regime / Kyle W. Danish --
U.S. policy / John C. Dernbach --
The impact of the Kyoto Protocol on U.S. business / Donald M. Goldberg and Angela Delfino --
Clean air regulation / Jonathan S. Martel and Kerri L. Stelcen --
Civil remedies / Bradford C. Mank --
Consideration of climate change in facility permitting / Laura H. Kosloff and Mark C. Trexler --
International trade and development / Alan S. Miller --
Regional initiatives to reduce greenhouse gas emissions / Eleanor Stein --
State initiatives / David Hodas --
The state response to climate change : 50-state survey / Pace Law School Center for Environmental Legal Studies --
Local initiatives / J. Kevin Healy --
Disclosure issues / Jeffrey A. Smith and Matthew Morreale --
The fiduciary duties of officers and directors / Jeffrey A. Smith and Matthew Morreale --
Insurance and climate change / Gary S. Guzy --
Subsidies, tax policy, and technological innovation / Roberta Mann --
Voluntary climate change efforts / Tom Kerr --
Emissions trading-practical aspects / Dennis Hirsch, Andrew Bergman, and Michael Heintz --
Carbon sequestration / David J. Hayes and Joel C. Beauvais.
Other Titles: Global climate change and United States law
Responsibility: Michael B. Gerrard, editor.

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Offers an examination of US law as it relates to global climate change. This book addresses the international and national frameworks of climate change law, including the Kyoto Protocol, state  Read more...

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