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LAW 0450: Environmental Litigation: Contamination and Superfund
Fall 2019 • Section 21 • CRN 33645

Course Description

Using the federal Superfund program, this course explores the framing and resolution of disputes through administrative agency decision making, enforcement of actions by the government against private parties, lawsuits among private parties, contracts, and settlements. Students will develop a firm grounding in the details of the law of environmentally contaminated sites, as well as federal administrative procedure, litigation of claims and defenses, effects of releases and settlements, transactional due diligence, and allocation among jointly responsible parties.


Day/Time Location
Th 5:30-7:20 PM Klein 7B

Course Details

  • David Mandelbaum
Credit Hours

2 Credits



Course Type
  • Exam
Course Modality


Fulfills J.D. Requirement


Registration Info

No Registration Restrictions.

Book List/Materials

No book purchases are required or recommended for this course.