Global Climate Change and U.S. Law
This book is a comprehensive treatise on the U.S. laws that are relevant to climate change. It covers federal, state, and local statutes and regulations, as well as international agreements. Their evolution is traced and their current impact on U.S. citizens and companies is analyzed. Key issues such as climate justice, the energy transition, carbon dioxide removal, adaptation to climate impacts, and human rights litigation receive detailed treatment. The book is up to date with coverage of such recent developments as the Inflation Reduction Act and the Supreme Court's decision in West Virginia v. EPA.
Administrative Law | Environmental Law | Law | Natural Resource Economics
American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources
Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
Gerrard, Michael B.; Freeman, Jody; and Burger, Michael, "Global Climate Change and U.S. Law" (2023). Faculty Books. 45.