Legal Issues re Earthquakes & Other Natural Disasters

Country: USA

City: Washington

Abstr. due: 28.11.2016

Dates: 20.01.17 — 20.01.16

Area Of Sciences: Law;

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Organizers: University of Washington


The Washington Journal of Environmental Law & Policy (WJELP) invites submissions for papers focused on how the legal landscape contends with the challenges of earthquakes and other natural disasters. Partnering with the University of Washington’s Environmental Law Program, WJELP will be hosting a symposium on this topic in mid-January 2017. [Update (Oct. 14, 2016):  The symposium will be held Jan. 20, 2017.] Accepted papers will be featured in a monograph, and select authors will present at the symposium. The submission deadline is Nov. 28, 2016.

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