Introduction to basic legal concepts: sources of law, legal remedies, common law, administrative law. Planning acts, environmental protection acts and environmental assessment acts. Litigation processes, hearing boards, and their operation. Critical review of environmental legal concepts and their social, economic and environmental effects.
Prerequisites: EU/ENVS 2400 6.00, or by permission of the Instructor. Prior to FALL 2020: ES/ENVS 2400 6.00,
Programs: Sustainable Environmental Management