The Rocky Mountain Energy Blog: Readily Accessible Expertise and Insight About Energy Issues
March 21, 2011
Anyone interested in following energy developments and challenges in the Rocky Mountain region — particularly Colorado, New Mexico, and Wyoming — should be sure to bookmark (or subscribe to) the Rocky Mountain Energy Blog, which identifies and tracks major developments and trends in the region. For more information, please click here.
Another Possible Consequence of Japan’s Nuclear Power Problems: The Rise of Coal?
March 19, 2011
The world has had only one week to digest the disturbing news about Japan’s nuclear power problems. And a week hardly makes a lifetime. But one thing is for sure — coal may be on the way back as a power generating fuel source. Click here to read more.
Former Colorado Governor Bill Ritter Jr. Discusses Renewable Energy: Opportunities & Barriers
March 18, 2011
Former Colorado Governor Bill Ritter Jr. discusses his administration’s energy initiatives, with particular focus on renewable energy initiatives, in a new video interview now available on the University of Denver Sturm College of Law website. The 45 minute interview can be accessed by clicking here.
DU Vis Moot Team to travel to Loyola U in Chicago for Vis Pre-Moot
March 18, 2011
Do Recent Events in the Middle East and Japan Portend Better Days Ahead for Renewables?
March 17, 2011
Yesterday’s Lex Column (March 16, 2011) in the Financial Times raised a thought provoking point about the impact of unrest in the Middle East as well as the nuclear power plant crisis in Japan: Will this perhaps herald a new “lease on life” for the renewables sector? Please click here to read more.
Hani Yaafouri, MRLS Graduate, on Political Tension in Libya: Lots of Oil, Little Economic Growth
March 15, 2011
In the last few months, we have witnessed unprecedented revolutions in several oil-rich Middle Eastern countries. People in Egypt, Tunisia, and most recently Libya, have taken to the streets to demand change from their governments. Demonstrators in these countries are protesting for better governments, economic reform and the end to corruption. Click here to read what Hani Yaafouri, Masters in Resources Law Studies graduate 2010, has to say about it.
Federal Court Careers
March 14, 2011
The purpose of the video series is to showcase a few of the career tracks in the Federal Courts. There are over ten career track videos.
Japanese Law Students from Waseda Law School in Tokyo, Japan visit Sturm College of Law
March 14, 2011
Adjunct faculty member and DU Vis Moot Team coach Todd Wells will be hosting a group of Japanese Law students from Waseda University in Tokyo from March 14th through March 18th. The students will be touring the Sturm College of Law, attending a court hearing in the U.S. District Court, and practicing their English oral presentation skills with Professor Wells.
Former Adjunct Professor and Mining Law Expert Mark T. Nesbitt Joins Fognani & Faught, PLLC
March 11, 2011
Mark T. Nesbitt, a Denver attorney and long-time friend of the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, has joined the firm of Fognani & Faught, PLLC. Mr. Nesbitt, who taught Negotiating Natural Resources Law Agreements from 2001 to 2007 as an adjunct professor in the Environmental and Natural Resources Law (ENRL) Program, will continue to emphasize domestic and international mining law, BLM and Forest Service Public Land Law, corporate law, and real property law. Please click here for more information.
The University of Denver Water Law Review Volume 15 Board is Announced
March 10, 2011
Volume 15 of The University of Denver Water Law Review will be lead by Editor-in-Chief Matt Brodahl and Managing Editors Raven Adams and Francis Yi. Click here for more information.