The Vermont Environmental Court: What's Unique About It and How Are Conflicts Resolved?
12 PM EST
AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION
Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources
Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee
The Vermont Environmental Court:
What's Unique About It and How Are Conflicts Resolved?
Friday, November 20, 2015
12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m. Eastern
No CLE credit
The call will be recorded and post it on the Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee webpage within 24 hours from the date of the call and available for future listening. The recording expires after 30 days from November 20.
Judge Thomas Durkin, Vermont Superior Court, Environmental Division
Cindy Cooke, Environmental Mediator, Adamant Accord
The Vermont Superior Court, Environmental Division ("Environmental Court"), is a trial court with state-wide jurisdition. It hears a wide variety of cases including enforcement actions brought by the Agency of Natural Resources and the Natural Resrouces Board as well as municipal land use enforcement cases and state permit matters.
Judge Durkin will give an introduction to the Environmental Court, discuss the Court's specialized docket, and provide an overview of the Court's environmental mediation program. Cindy Cooke, an experienced mediator of cases in the Environmental Court, will discuss the Environmental Court from the perspective of a mediator.
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