Monday, October 22, 2012
The 15th Annual Conference on Litigating Takings Challenges to Land Use and Environmental Regulations will be held this year on Friday, November 9 from 7:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. at UC Hastings in San Francisco.
The conference description: "This conference explores the regulatory takings issue as it relates to land use and environmental regulations. The conference brings together a diverse group of leading scholars and experienced practitioners to discuss cutting-edge issues raised by recent decisions and pending court cases. Some of the topics to be discussed include the pending U.S. Supreme Court case of Arkansas Game & Fish Commission v. United States, recent and pending court cases arising from regulation of surface and groundwater resources, current issues in assessing the economic impact of regulatory action in takings cases, sea level rise due to climate change and its effects on coastal development, and the latest takings developments on the international stage including the current status of investor-state expropriation claims under international trade agreements."