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HOLDING FOSSIL FUEL COMPANIES LIABLE FOR CLIMATE CHANGE HARMS IN CALIFORNIA: LAW, SCIENCE, AND JUSTICE

January 25 @ 5:15 pm - 8:30 pm

Please join the Union of Concerned Scientists and the Emmett Institute for:
Holding Fossil Fuel Companies Liable for Climate Change Harms in California: Law, Science, and Justice

Reception and Panel Discussion – Please Register

Thursday, January 25, 2018
Opening reception: 5:15 P.M. PST
Panel begins: 6:00 P.M. PST

The Union of Concerned Scientists and the Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at UCLA School of Law invite you to a stimulating conversation exploring whether and how the fossil fuel industry can be held liable for the harms climate change is inflicting on communities.

The event is free, but registration is required. Please register today to attend in person or to receive more information on joining the live webcast.

Speakers:
Peter Frumhoff, director of science and policy, Union of Concerned Scientists

Ann Carlson, Shirley Shapiro professor of environmental law, and inaugural faculty director of the Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, UCLA School of Law

Honorable Serge Dedina, mayor of Imperial Beach, California, and executive director of the nonprofit organization Wildcoast

* Alex Hall, professor in the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences and director of the Center for Climate Change Solutions at the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

 

Details

Date:
January 25
Time:
5:15 pm - 8:30 pm
Website:
https://secure.ucsusa.org/onlineactions/A0VxquMJike7XF8MKACffA2

Organizer

Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at UCLA Law

Venue

Fowler Museum