Last spring, the City of Atlanta, like cities across the United States, experienced the sudden arrival of hundreds of electric scooters. They could be spotted all over downtown and Georgia State’s campus, providing fun, fast short distance trips while simultaneously creating havoc as they whipped across roads, buzzed by pedestrians on sidewalks, and blocked sidewalks.
Walking around GSU campus any day of the week, you are bound to see countless parked electric scooters and numerous people riding scooters. In fact, according to Bird, the largest scooter company, Atlanta ranks number two for scooter users, behind San… more »
Profs. Julian Juergensmeyer and Karen Johnston will be leading a spring break study abroad trip to Rio de Janeiro and Curitiba, Brazil March 16-23, 2019. This program will focus on land use planning, sustainable and equitable development, growth management and environmental law and policy. Students will begin the week in Rio de Janeiro, the second… more »
Environmental and land-use law attorneys must understand how to work collaboratively with professionals from other fields such as planners, engineers, developers and government officials. And, they must understand how to work with the affected communities. Through the LL.M. with a concentration in environmental and land-use law, students will be prepared for practice in… more »
Apply now for a two-year fellowship starting in September 2018 with the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and Yale University. The environmental law fellow will spend one year practicing environmental law and policy advocacy with NRDC, and one year helping to support environmental law clinics at Yale. The deadline to apply is October 12, 2017. … more »