Tag Archives: Wendy Jacobs

Clinic Submits Comments on Draft Safety Culture Policy Statement for Offshore Drilling

The Environmental Law and Policy Clinic submitted comments today on the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement’s Draft Safety Culture Policy Statement for Offshore Drilling.  In the comments, the Clinic argues that the draft’s focus on process safety is overly … Continue reading

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Clinic Victory for Renewable Energy

Led by Clinic Director and Clinical Professor Wendy Jacobs, HLS students have prevailed in a two-year battle to lift restrictions on the installation of solar power in Massachusetts. For more than two years, the Emmett Environmental Law & Policy Clinic … Continue reading

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Clinic Students Present Work on Offshore Drilling to U.S. Department of Interior

On March 6, 2012, Clinic students Douglas Hastings (JD ’13), Chase Romney (JD ’12), and Sophie Tease (LLM ’12) traveled to Washington D.C. with Clinical Professor and Director Wendy Jacobs to present their work and recommendations on offshore drilling to … Continue reading

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ELPC Releases “Legal Options for Municipal Climate Adaptation in South Boston.”

On August 30, 2011, the Clinic issued a white paper, “Legal Options for Climate Adaptation in South Boston.”  The paper was produced as part of the Clinic’s ongoing collaboration with the City of Boston in the City’s climate adaptation planning. … Continue reading

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ELPC Comments on Proposed Changes to School Lunch Program Nutrition Standards

Today, the Emmett Environmental Law and Policy Clinic submitted comments to the Department of Agriculture on its proposed changes to nutrition standards for the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs.  The Clinic’s comments urge the Department (1) to require … Continue reading

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