Superfund/Brownfield Update 2021: Federal And State Environmental Law And Policy
Our Section will be presenting a very timely conference on the New York State Brownfield and Federal Superfund programs, featuring updates on important developments in both programs. In addition, there will be panels discussing new perspectives on environmental justice, the Section’s proposal to extend and amend the State’s Brownfield Cleanup Program, and recent court cases involving Superfund and brownfield issues.
Our keynote speaker will be Walter Mugdan, Acting Regional Administrator for Region II of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
The conference will take place as a virtual program on Wednesday, December 8, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
We hope you will be able to join us for this interesting and informative conference.
- December 8, 2021
- 9:00 AM
- 3:00 PM
- Virtual Participation
9:00 a.m. - 9:10 a.m.
Welcome by the Program Co-Chairs
9:10 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.
Update on New York State Brownfield Cleanup Program
Panel Chair: Amy Reichhart
Speakers: Jennifer Andaloro, Joseph Enders, Fuad Dahan
10:10 a.m. – 11:10 a.m.
Panel Chair: David Freeman
Speakers: Marla Wieder, Morgan Costello, Philip Gitlen
11:10 a.m. – 12:10 p.m.
New Perspectives on Environmental Justice
Panel Chair: Jose Almanzar
Speakers: Frank Cherena, Jeffrey Jones, Samara Swantson
12:10 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Keynote Speaker: Walter Mugdan
Acting Regional Administrator, Region II
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Looking Ahead to 2022:
Discussion of the Environmental & Energy Law Section’s Proposal to Extend and Amend the Brownfield Cleanup Program
Panelists: Phil Bousquet, David Freeman, Larry Schnapf, Linda Shaw
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Case Law Update
Speaker: Alexis Saba
- Environmental & Energy Law Section
- Committee on Continuing Legal Education