Vermont Law School

NOAA General Counsel Schiffer to Deliver Vermont Law School Commencement Address

News Release — Vermont Law School April 21, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] Standing Rock Tribal Chairman Archambault, VT Supreme Court Justice Dooley to receive honorary degrees SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., April 24, 2017––National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) General Counsel Lois J. Schiffer will receive […]

In China, Former Vermont AG Talks Environmental Enforcement

News Release — Vermont Law School April 17, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., April 17, 2017––Former Vermont Attorney General William “Bill” Sorrell, a Vermont Law School honorary visiting scholar with the U.S.-Asia Partnerships for Environmental Law (PEL), spent the last two months […]

3 Environmental Journalists Named Vermont Law School Media Fellows

News Release — Vermont Law School April 11, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., April 11, 2017––The Environmental Law Center at Vermont Law School has selected three journalists for its 2017 Summer Media Fellowship program. Each fellow, selected from several dozen highly qualified […]

Alliance Presents Baker v. Vermont Marriage Equality Panel at VLS

News Release — Vermont Law School April 7, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., April 7, 2017––Alliance, a coalition of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning (LGBTQ) and straight members of the Vermont Law School community, will honor the 20th anniversary of the […]

VLS Presents Norman Williams Lecture on ‘Shifting Energy Landscapes’ April 13

News Release — Vermont Law School April 6, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., April 6, 2017––University of Kansas School of Law Professor Uma Outka will discuss “Shifting Energy Landscapes” during the 13th annual Norman Williams Distinguished Lecture in Land Use Planning and […]

National Gleaning Project Report Looks at Best Practices for Reducing Food Waste, Addressing Food Insecurity

News Release — Vermont Law School April 6, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., April 6, 2017––The Center for Agriculture and Food Systems (CAFS) at Vermont Law School announced today the publication of a new report, “Models for Success: A Set of Case […]

Lawyers, Law Students Prep Vermont High Schools for Mock Trial Competition April 8

News Release — Vermont Law School April 4, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., April 4, 2017––A Vermont Mock Trial Competition for high school students will be held from 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Saturday, April 8, at Vermont Law School. The pilot […]

Madeleine Kunin Gives Keynote at Vermont Honduras Partners Conference April 7

News Release — Vermont Law School March 20, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., March 20, 2017––Former Vermont Gov. Madeleine Kunin will deliver the keynote address during a Vermont Honduras Partners Conference on Friday, April 7, in Chase Community Center at Vermont Law […]

VLS Presents ‘Captive Wildlife and the Law’ March 30

News Release — Vermont Law School March 15, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., March 15, 2017––The Animal Law Society at Vermont Law School will present “Captive Wildlife and the Law,” a series of lectures and panel discussions, from 1 to 5 p.m. […]

U.S. News Ranks Vermont Law School No. 1 in Environmental Law

News Release — Vermont Law School March 14, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., March 14, 2017––U.S. News & World Report today released its rankings for the Best Law Schools for 2018, recognizing Vermont Law School as No. 1 in the nation for […]

Researchers at Vermont Law School, Harvard Call for U.S. National Food Strategy

News Release — Vermont Law School March 13, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., March 13, 2017––The Center for Agriculture and Food Systems (CAFS) at Vermont Law School and the Harvard Law School Food Law and Policy Clinic (FLPC) today announced the release […]

‘Pig Tales,’ ‘Tomatoland’ Author Barry Estabrook Discusses Agriculture and Social Justice at VLS

News Release — Vermont Law School March 8, 2017 Contact: ‘Pig Tales,’ ‘Tomatoland’ Author Barry Estabrook Discusses Agriculture and Social Justice March 28 at VLS Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., March 8, 2017––Three-time James Beard Award-winning journalist Barry Estabrook will discuss the agriculture […]

Vermont Journal of Environmental Law Examines Teaching Climate Change Law Through Service Learning

News Release — Vermont Law School March 9, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., March 9, 2017––In their most recent publication, Vermont Journal of Environmental Law (VJEL) editors at Vermont Law School continue a series on “Innovating the Environmental Law Classroom” with articles […]

Vermont Supreme Court debuts live-stream

The state Supreme Court will test the idea during its annual session at Vermont Law School, a move that could set the stage for regular live-streaming.