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University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robin Craig was quoted in Law360 in a story about the Environmental Protection Agency. The 9th Circuit decided on Feb. 1 that injection wells discharging pollutants to groundwater needed Clean Water Act permits because the pollutants reached navigable waters. The EPA then asked for comments on […]
Downtown CLE – Stream Access, the Public Trust Doctrine, and Utah Stream Access Coalition: Where Are We Now in Utah?
12:00-1:00 p.m., Jones Waldo (170 Main St Suite 1500, Salt Lake City, UT 84101) This CLE will provide an overview of navigable waters, stream access, and the public trust doctrine in Utah. After beginning with an introduction to these subjects and prior Utah court decisions, the discussion will focus on the Utah Supreme Court’s late-2017 […]
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robin Craig was interviewed by WalletHub in an extensive study of green cities. See Craig’s responses here »
Craig receives Rockefeller Foundation fellowship to study ocean’s value as a functional set of ecosystems and global processes
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robin Kundis Craig has received an Academic Writing Residency Fellowship from the Rockefeller Foundation. The opportunity will allow Craig to this fall spend four weeks working on a new scholarship project at its Bellagio Center facility on Lake Como, Italy. Craig will be in residency with […]
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robin Craig published a recent op-ed in The Maui Times titled “United States marine national monuments are a world legacy.” Read the full op-ed here.
Craig completes appointment on Board of Editors for new journal from the University of California Press
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robin Craig has formally completed her appointment to the initial Board of Editors of a new journal from the University of California Press, Case Studies in the Environment, http://cse.ucpress.edu. Craig’s involvement reflects an initiative by the journal to include law and policy-oriented case studies in the […]
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robin Craig was interviewed on Nebraska Public Radio about her forthcoming book titled, “The End of Sustainability.” Click here to listen to the interview »
The End of Sustainability: Learning to Live with the Trickster in Natural Resources Management 12:15-1:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom, (Level 6) The time has come for us to collectively reexamine—and ultimately move past—the concept of sustainability in environmental and natural resources law and management. The continued invocation of sustainability in policy […]
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robin Craig’s article titled, Defining Riparian Rights as “Property” Through Takings Litigation: Is There a Property Right to Environmental Quality? was cited in the Iowa Supreme Court Board of Water Works Trustess of City of Des Moines v. SAC County Board of Supervisors case. The Iowa […]
The Wallace Stegner Center at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law was featured in the U’s Daily Chronicle about the forthcoming 22nd Annual Symposium titled, Water in the West: Exploring Untapped Solutions. Robin Craig, acting director of the Wallace Stegner Center shared, “It’s a conference on water, and we haven’t done one on […]