Joseph Dellapenna, a Professor of Law at Villanova University School of Law, will speak in room 106 at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law on Wednesday, February 23 at 12:15 p.m. His talk, to be accompanied by a PowerPoint presentation, is titled “Behind the Red Curtain: Environmental Concerns in the End of Communism.”
Dellapenna’s scholarly interests focus on water management and on international and comparative law. His books include Sueing Foreign Governments and Their Corporations (2nd ed. 2002; 1st ed. 1988); Waters and Water Rights (2001)(Co-author); Water Rights in the Eastern United States (1998) (co-author); Natural Resources Law Manual (1997) (co-author); and Abortion and the Constitution (1987) (co-author). Waters and Water Rights is the standard reference work on water law in the United States. Dellapenna also has written many scholarly articles on a broad range of constitutional, environmental and international subjects, and he has made public presentations at numerous national and international meetings.
The talk is free and open to the public. No pre-registration is required. It is offered for one hour of free CLE credit (applied for). A complimentary lunch will be provided for attendees.